Jeff Ward is a former 1st Team All-Woodland performer in basketball at Greendale High School. He has 12 years of experience coaching boys' and girls' youth basketball, serving as the girls' coordinator of the Nathan Hale Junior Huskies and as a Board member for the Greendale Boys' Basketball Club. Jeff is also active in boys' club basketball. Jeff currently coaches Whitnall youth girls' and Nathan Hale boys' youth teams.
Jeff will serve as the assistant coach for the 2026 Nikolic team in 2022.