Executive Staff

Ash Smith, Founder & CEO
Inspired by his brothers Golf success at IHCC & UAB, developed Athletes Dream while working as a College Consultant for Athletes in Australia, Asia, Europe, UK and the USA. Also the Founder & CEO of ADO, The Athlete Eligibility Centre for The World.

Tony Giles, Chairman
Founder AWDS Group in 1988. Several decades experience in Third Party Logistics & Supply Chain Management. Member of Australian Institute Company Directors, Logistics Association of Australia & former board member Port Adelaide Football Club. 10 years Pro Australian Football, 1975-1984. 8x State Team, 4x Championships and 1983 All-Australian. Life Member Port Adelaide Football Club. Tony is also the Treasurer of ADO.

Chris Shee, Chief Recruitment Officer
+61 437-557-024
Schooling in Switzerland and Australia, living in Montreal Canada. Represented SASI Basketball 99/00 against NCAA & European Teams. Over a decade experience securing Scholarships for Student Athletes. Unbelievable patience conversing with Coaches, Athletes and Parents. Chris plays a pivotal role and his expert guidance has helped generate over US$90m in four year scholarship value.

Nic Wishart – Operations Manager, Florida
+1 (561) 633-5993
Born in Utica New York and graduated from Palm Beach Gardens High School 2008 having been accepted into the 5-Star, Sports Management Magnet program. Nic played Football & Lacrosse, attended Tallahassee Community College and is the epitome of passion & care in sports, volunteer through School at 3x Honda Classics, touring multiple professional sporting facilities and having been Youth Sports program coordinator with The Village of Royal Palm Beach for six years.