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MONARCHS NATION

Owned and operated by Playmakers Basketball Royalties (PBR), the Atlanta Monarchs is a community based organization providing competitive playing and career advancement opportunities to professional basketball players.  PBR recruits, trains, and elevates the careers of pro and semi-pro athletes, as well as recent college graduates looking to play at these higher levels.  PBR is home to two professional women’s basketball teams, the 2018 WBCBL Champions, Atlanta Monarchs, and our newest team, the Philadelphia Reign.

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OUR GOAL - to own and operate professional women’s sports teams and cultivate female athletes within viable markets

OUR VISION - to be a stable, profitable and powerful force in the development and sustainability of women’s sports

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OUR MISSION - to be an avenue for high caliber professional athletes to continue to advance their careers or even restart their careers while giving back to the community that supports them

STAFF

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TAMIKA MILBURN

OWNER / CEO

Ms. Milburn is a U.S. Air Force Veteran with an M.B.A. from Anderson University (IN).  She is the Founder of Atlanta's Young Misses, Inc, a 501c3 that proactively provides young girls with the tools necessary to positively change and impact tomorrow's world.

Ms. Milburn is also the owner of Playmakers Basketball Royalties (PBR), a sports management company home to two professional women’s basketball teams, the Atlanta Monarchs and the Philadelphia Reign.

JEWELL CARTER

COO

Jewell Carter is a retired U.S. Air Force Veteran.  He holds a Master's in Information Technology Management and has Bachelor degrees in Organizational Leadership, Social Psychology, and Human Resources.

Carter is the owner and CEO of S & A Business Consulting, a business consulting organization that specializes in helping small businesses achieve results and perform at their best.

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JIMMELLE MELVIN

CMO

Jimmelle Melvin is a certified WNBA agent and Sr. Account Manager.  She has a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and a Master’s degree in Human Resources.

Melvin has several years of WNBA marketing experience during which time she was named the #1 Account Executive in the WNBA and earned Top Performer in all of the WNBA in individual, group, and season ticket sales.