Cameron Kanda
Cameron Kanda
Title: Basketball Recruiting Intern

Cameron Kanda joins the Tigers as a recruiting intern for the Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams for the 2019-2020 season.  In addition to his work at Occidental, Cameron was the Head Coach of the Flintridge Preparatory School Boys JV Basketball Team starting in 2014, and captured the Prep League in 2015, 2016, and 2017.  Cameron was also an assistant to the Head Coach of the Boys Varsity Program for five years before leaving the program to complete his Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction at California State Northridge University.

In his five seasons at Flintridge Prep as an assistant, the Boys Varsity Basketball Team reached the CIF playoffs four times, with a CIF finals appearance in the 2015-2016 season, and two state tournament appearances. Cameron has spent the last decade mentoring and developing local high school players from the greater Los Angeles area by establishing a productive and safe environment to learn the game of basketball.

An alumnus of Maranatha High School, Cameron was a captain of the basketball team his senior year, with his team making back-to-back CIF Semi-Final appearances in 2006-2007.  Cameron graduated from the University of Arizona with a Degree in Communications and Minor in Psychology in 2014.

In addition to his degree in Communications, Cameron has a Teaching Credential in Social Sciences from California State Northridge University.