CJ Washington

NBRA Experience 5th season
Born September 20, 1979 (Baton Rouge, LA)
Resides The Woodlands, TX
HS Thibodaux High School (Thibodaux, LA)
College Southern University '02

CJ Washington has worked 126 regular-season games in three seasons as an NBA official.

Before joining the NBA, Washington officiated in the NBA G League for eight years, where he refereed in the Finals as well as the 2015 NBA G League All-Star Game.

Washington has 10 years of Division I collegiate officiating experience in the SWAC, SEC, Conference USA and Southland Conference. He also has five years of high school officiating experience in Louisiana and Texas.

He previously worked in the Houston area as a licensed residential building inspector. Washington also worked as a residential real estate appraiser in Louisiana.

Washington graduated from Southern University of Baton Rouge with a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications in 2002.

Washington and his wife have two children. He enjoys traveling with family and friends, reading, watching movies and playing golf.


Fun Facts

Favorite TV Show Power
Favorite Movie Life
Favorite Musician Anthony Hamilton
Favorite Book IXI Rise of the King
Favorite Meal Lasagna
Would Most Like To Visit Italy
Bucket List Attend a football game at Notre Dame Stadium