Board Members


Bart Tinsley

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(248) 640-8154

Coach Tinsley will enter his 13th year volunteering for the Patriots. He has served on the Board since 2005, and has coached at every level (excluding flag). He will serve his fourth year as President of the Birmingham Patriots this football season, and serve as our Varsity Head Football Coach.



Dave Silcox


Coach Silcox is entering his 8th season with the Birmingham Patriots organization and his 4th year as a head coach. For the past two years, he led the Freshmen team and now moves up to take over the JV squad. By day, Coach Silcox works as a creative director with the Jack Morton agency in Detroit – and also volunteers his time coaching basketball at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs in Beverly Hills. He has three children – Grace, Sam (former Patriot, future Groves player) and Jake (current Patriot).