JaMychal Green was born in Montgomery, Alabama, to Rita and Alonzo Green. He has a sister, Kemeche, and a brother who passed away when JaMychal was two years old. Green attended St. Jude Educational Institute in Montgomery and led the school to the Class A State Championship in 2006 and 2008. He was voted MVP of the tournament in 2006. Green was named 2008 Alabama Mr. Basketball, a three-time Alabama Sportswriters Association Player of the Year and a 2008 McDonald's All-American. He also played for the USA National U18 Team in Argentina at the 2008 FIBA Americas Under-18 Championship. Green founded Forever My Brother's Keeper, a non-profit foundation aimed at helping children in the Montgomery area, in 2015. Learn more about Green by following him on Twitter (@Jmyke1) and on Instagram (@roadtoriches_0).