|NBA Experience||31 seasons|
|Born||July 1, 1958 (Long Beach, Calif.)|
|HS||Servite (Anaheim, Calif.)|
|College||Golden West Junior College '79|
Ron Garretson, the son of former NBA official Darell Garretson (1967-94), enters his 31st season as an NBA official. Ron has officiated 1,845 regular-season games, 234 playoff games, and 6 NBA Finals games over his 28 seasons in the NBA. In addition, Garretson has two years of CBA officiating experience and two years of high school officiating experience in Arizona.
Garretson earned his Associate of Arts degree from Golden West Junior College. He played football and basketball at Servite High School in Anaheim, Calif. and was recognized for his athletic achievements in 2000 when he was inducted into Servite High School’s Athletic Hall of Fame.
He currently resides in Gilbert, Ariz. where he enjoys spending his free time coaching youth sports and playing golf.