Chase Coley


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Chase is a South Minneapolis native who graduated from Washburn High School and is a Project Success alum. After graduation she went on to play basketball at the University of Iowa. Go Hawkeyes! She graduated in 2018 with a degree in International Business Studies, Development and Human Rights. In the following basketball season she lived and played professional basketball in Kinna, Sweden. After living abroad and playing basketball she decided to come back to Minneapolis to work with youth and be near her family. In her free time Chase enjoys coaching, cooking, watching movies, being outdoors, and spending time with her siblings.

Favorite musicians:

Miguel, J. Cole, Beyonce

If you had to pick a theme song that would play every time you entered the room, what would it be?

Before I Let Go – Beyoncé

Favorite books:

Stand Tall Molly Lou Melon

Favorite movies:

Alice in Wonderland, Mighty Joe Young, Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Favorite food:

Cajun Cuisine

Favorite quote:

“If I can’t dance I don’t want to be part of your revolution”

–Emma Goldman

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Favorite theater experience:

The White Card at the Penumbra Theatre. I thought it was one of the best performances I’ve ever seen.

Your ultimate vacation destination:

I dream of traveling down the coast of South East Asia and trying ALL the street food.

If you could have one superpower, what would it be?

Shapeshift, like Mystique

The most influential person in your life/favorite teacher or mentor:

My dad

What you wanted to be when you grew up:

A Project Success Facilitator.