President/Executive Director of Total Package Sports Inc.
Kenneth Ferguson is the president/executive director of TOTAL PACKAGE SPORTS Inc. He holds a Master of Science Degree from Buffalo State in 2000. Kenneth Ferguson oversees the day-to-day operations of TOTAL PACKAGE SPORTS Inc.
Kenneth Ferguson is also a community education leader, direct care worker, teacher, youth advocate, high school and college basketball coach, and college professor. TOTAL PACKAGE SPORTS Inc. provides opportunities for student-athletes to learn, grow, and develop into the next generation of great men to watch over our village.
Vice President/Assistant Director of TOTAL PACKAGE SPORTS Inc. - Head Skills and Development Trainer
Kevin Mc Carley is a personal trainer in basketball skills and development. He has worked with some of the top talents from WNY and other players from the New Jersey and Texas. Several of the athletes he trained are currently playing college ball in D1 and D2 programs.
Kevin Mc Carley specializes in basketball strength and conditioning training. Kevin Mc Carley is big on player development, helping each player reach their dream. Through hard work and dedication, the goal is to play college basketball at the highest level.
Kevin's journey has been filled with invaluable lessons in life and basketball. He wants to pass this knowledge on to each player he comes in contact with. Kevin believes that with each player’s willingness to learn and be coachable, these things will take your game to another level. It will also prepare you for the game of life.
Kevin's philosophy is that beyond the games and hours of team practices, lies individual training that often makes a big difference in a player's development.
Coach/Mentor/Life Skills Coach/Basketball Skills Developer
A native of Buffalo, NY, Jason Slaughter has a Bachelor of Science degree in Healthcare
Management from South University which was conferred upon him in September 2018. As a
member of the staff, Mr. Slaughter will bring 10 years of management experience as a Business
and Information Security Manager at a leading outpatient healthcare facility and 4 years of
player evaluation and development success as an assistant youth basketball coach.
On the AAU level, he was a valued member for former NBA player and current Vanderbilt men’s basketball coach Jerry Stackhouse Elite/Southeast United on the Adidas Gauntlet – one of the top grassroots programs in the nation where he assisted in mentoring and training multiple current Division I student athletes at schools that include Temple University, University of South Florida, Baylor University, University of North Carolina at Wilmington, East Carolina University, Elon
University, South Carolina Upstate, The United States Naval Academy, Gardner -Webb
University, Chicago State University, University of Clemson, Mount Saint Mary’s University
and professional basketball players Brandon Ingram (New Orleans Pelicans) Lindell Wiggington
(Milwaukee Bucks) and Ahmad Caver (BC Wolves of the Lithuanian Basketball League).
As a member of the Total Package staff, we believe his experience, knowledge and skills will
provide credible input and significant value in pursuit of our goals and purpose in educating,
mentoring, and developing our youth through positive experiences and habits that can be applied
to everyday life, resulting in endless opportunities.
Program Director / Coordinator
Ashley S. Perkins, native of Buffalo NY, Program Director/ Coordinator of Total Package Sports, She oversees the day-to-day operations for our youth engagement programs and summer youth programs. Graduating Cum Laude, she holds a Bachelor’s in Business Administration
(2016) as well as an Associates in Criminal Justice (2011). She has years of experince as a board member for Head Start of Erie and Niagara counties where she served over 3,000 children and families 2015-2018. She also is highly quailified in providing direct care, care coordination, community linkage and youth engagement programming and strategies.
Skills and Development Trainer, Head Coach, and Motivational Speaker
Before there was Kobe Bryant and Lebron James, there was Buffalo’s own legendary Ritchie Campbell. Campbell was touted as the most prolific scorer in Western New York high school basketball history, set records in the late ’80s and early '90s with his charismatic playing, impressive jump shots, and overall scoreboard leading with a career-high 2,355 points.
However, his life off the court would tell a different story; one of struggle, hardship, the lure of the streets, and eventually prison life.
Today, Ritchie Campbell is avidly involved with educating our youth. He is a mentor for Buffalo's Community Action Organization and is still Involved in basketball by coaching many youth basketball leagues and camps. He tours throughout the Buffalo Public School System showing a documentary film created on his life to guide the youth on how to make solid and meaningful choices in life.
Marketing and Esports Consultant
Founder and President at Planet Ethos Esports and Entertainment. This company has received recognition around the country for its role in being a mentor, and coach to Esports gamers who may never have had the opportunity to participate before.
Operator of The Sports Commission which offers team and community-building activities which are Black Boxing Day, The Mighty Race, the Urban Rowing League, and sports tourism travel packages around North America.
His involvement in sports continues through his 21 Basketball association, The Diversitee Golf Association, The Sports 30 under 30 awards, The University at Buffalo booster club called Buffalo Bullpen, the University at Buffalo Football Day, and now Buffalo Mafioso Museum and Hall of Fame.
Certified Strength Conditioning Specialist
William Harber was born in Buffalo, New York. He attended Eastern Michigan University on a track and field scholarship and received a degree in exercise physiology. Harber took his experiences and skills to Canisius College where he accepted a position as track coach while studying in their sports business administration program. He was then certified as a strength and conditioning specialist and later became a certified K-12 physical educator.
Harber started a successful business offering training and conditioning to professional, college, and high school athletes for various sports. He enjoys giving lectures on new and innovative training methods for non-athletes as well.
After working closely with many athletes, Harber realized he could do more than help them physically. He had great connections with the business community and was well respected. So, he soon developed a plan to help athletes maximize their branding potential in the form of endorsements, setting up non-profit organizations and signature events. Being a former athlete himself, he knew the power of a great brand.
With over a decade of experience in education, training, public speaking, event planning, and developing corporate relationships, Harber’s passion to do more keeps him going.
Harber uses his trademark skills of problem-solving, creativity, and flexibility to help clients design and implement results-oriented programming, including on and off-premise promotions targeting large audiences, product sampling, custom event marketing programs, and nightlife marketing campaigns. He excels at logistics and operations, and his attention to detail means that special events and meetings go smoothly from concept to completion.