College - Cal State - Chico
Director of Player Development Dave Severns came to the Clippers prior to the start of the 2010- 11 season after two years on Del Negro's staff with the Chicago Bulls as Assistant Coach for Player Development.
Prior to his time with the Bulls, Severns spent 13 years in player development with Nike, working with college players at the All-American Camp, All-Asia Camp, Nike Skills Academies and Jordan Flight School. He also worked at Attack Athletics in Chicago under Tim Grover from 2005-08. Severns spent three years as video coordinator at Fresno State University under Jerry Tarkanian, two years as an assistant coach at Fresno City College and one year as assistant coach at Cal State Chico. Prior to his time at the collegiate level, Severns spent 12 years as a high school coach in California. He has a Bachelor's Degree and a Master's Degree from California State University-Chico.
Severns and his wife Dr. Julie Severns have three children, Darcey, Jordan and Hailey.