Felix was a Division I student-athlete at Iona College, and has been involved in coaching basketball since her graduation from the New Rochelle, N.Y., school in 2001.
For the last four years, Felix has worked at NewFlex Youth Programs Inc., and currently serves as the company’s executive director. The organization provides mentoring programs in Westchester County, and the Mt. Vernon, N.Y., resident is driven to serve youth through sports programs and by creating opportunities for the less privileged.
A native of St. Lucia, Felix served as an assistant coach for seven seasons (2002-09) at nearby Monroe College, where she helped mentor the Mustangs to a record of 194-40, four regional championships and three National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division II titles. She also registered a 25-12 record in one-plus seasons as head coach of Woodlands High School (Hartsdale, N.Y.).
Felix was a two-sport student-athlete at Iona, competing as right side for head coach Linda Sagnelli’s volleyball squad, while also playing one season as a power forward for head coach Michele Brusseau’s Gaels. She graduated from Iona with a bachelor’s degree in English/pre-law in 2001, before earning a master’s in business administration from Monroe College in 2009.
Coach Felix currently runs many basketball clinics throughout the Westchester area.