Carol Callan was elected as President of FIBA Americas for the 2019-2023 term by the General Assembly of the member federations in Miami, Florida. This makes Carol Callan the fourth elected member of the FIBA Central Board for 2019-2023 cycle .
Callan becomes the first woman ever to be elected President of FIBA Americas. FIBA President Horacio Muratore, FIBA Secretary General Andreas Zagklis, and FIBA Americas Executive Director Carlos Alves were all present at the Zone Assembly.
The Zone Assembly featured the participation of representatives from 35 of the 43 member National Federations in the Americas with Antigua & Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Canada, Cayman Islands, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Mexico, Montserrat, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Puerto Rico, St Kitts & Nevis, St Vincent & Grenadines, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos Islands, USA, Uruguay, Venezuela and the Virgin Islands.