College - Kansas
Chad Iske enters his first season as an assistant coach with the Sixers. He spent the past 14 seasons with the Denver Nuggets, including the past six as an assistant coach under George Karl.
While with the Nuggets, Iske oversaw the scouting of upcoming opponents and assisted Coach Karl with game plan preparation.
Iske began working with the Nuggets as an intern in the scouting department during the 1999-00 season. From there, he worked as the team’s scouting coordinator, video coordinator and as an advance scout before being promoted to an assistant coach in 2008.
A graduate of Regis Jesuit High School in Aurora (CO), Iske has volunteered as a coach in the school’s high school and junior high basketball programs. He also served as an assistant coach for basketball and baseball at Bishop Seabury Academy in Lawrence, Kan. and helped start the Kansas Angels summer high school basketball program in 1997 – where he was the primary fund raiser and assistant coach in ’97-98.
Iske graduated from the University of Kansas in 1999 with a degree in sports management. He and his wife Lauren were married in 2012.