• Academy Directory

The Timberwolves & Lynx Basketball Academy Squad


Jeff Munneke is VP of Fan Experience and the Timberwolves & Lynx Basketball Academy. Jeff is from Lake City, MN and the longest tenured and day one employee of the team beginning in June 1988. Jeff overseas all areas of youth basketball and fan experience for the Wolves and Lynx

Matt Bare is our Basketball Academy Sales Manager. Matt is from Aitkin, MN and is entering his 11th season with the Wolves. Matt works with all areas of youth basketball, including team nights, play where the pro’s play, camps, clinics, and the Timberwolves Shootout.

Steve Brown is our Basketball Academy Manager. Steve is from Bryant, SD and is entering his 6th year with the Wolves. Steve is a former University of Minnesota Men’s Basketball Coach. He also is in the South Dakota State University Hall of Fame. Steve directs our youth basketball camps, clinics, and training for athletes of all ages.

Pat Freeman is our Basketball Academy Coordinator. Pat is from Brooklyn Park, MN and is entering his 2nd season with the Wolves. Pat helps direct play where the pro’s play, camps, clinics, and training.

Jeff Munneke

VP of Fan Experience & Basketball Academy

Direct: 612.673.1639

munneke@timberwolves.com

Steve Brown

Basketball Academy Manager

Cell: 763.438.9511

sbrown@timberwolves.com

Matt Bare

Basketball Academy Sales Manager

Office: 612.673.8441

bare@timberwolves.com

Pat Freeman

Basketball Academy Coordinator

Office: 612.673.1206

freeman@timberwolves.com

Camps and Clinics

Our one-day clinics are designed to improve the skill level of all youth basketball players. Sign your youth up today!