Brad Forestieri
Brad Forestieri
Title: Assistant Coach
Email: BradForestieri@yahoo.com


Brad Forestieri returned for his second stint as a Felician assistant men's basketball coach in August 2017. He had served three years with Coach Lewis on Dave DeFerrari's staff from 2009-2012. Forestieri was particularly responsible for weight training and conditioning for the 2009-10 Golden Falcon squad that won the CACC championship.

Forestieri spent the 2013-14 campaign as an assistant coach at Mercy College. Prior to entering the college ranks, he was an assistant at Elmwood Park Memorial High School, his alma mater, from 2006-2008. He helped guide the Crusaders to a 37-13 combined record, a pair of BPSL championships, and the 2007 Group 1 North 1 Sectional title. 

Forestieri is a 2003 graduate of Elmwood Park, and is a member of the the EPMHS Athletic Hall of Fame. In his senior season, he was chosen the northjerseysports.com Male Athlete of the Year after being named first-team All-BPSL, honorable-mention all-Bergen County, first-team all North Jersey Group 1, and Second Team all-State Group 1.

Forestieri was a "redshirt" member of the 2003-04 Felician team which captured the CACC regular-season championship and the ECAC Division II title. He then transferred to Bergen Community College and led the Bulldogs to a 50-12 record and a pair of GSAC championships the next two seasons. In 2015-16, Forestieri was a starter for the semi-professional Jersey Express of the American Basketball Association.

Since November 2011, Forestieri has been an officer with the Passaic County Sheriff's Office, currently assigned to the Special Investigation Division. He previously spent four years as a law enforcement officer with the Paterson Police Department. He resides in Elmwood Park.