Chief Wellbeing Officers® Advisor
Professional Golfer: 14 Years
NCAA Division I Golf Coach: 20 Years
Athletes Coached: 200+
Current Head Coach, Auburn University: Appearances in the NCAA Championship in 2018 & 2019
Head Coach, Tulsa University
Head Coach, Arizona State University: 2009 NCAA Team Title
Western Athletic Conference Coach of the Year in 2001 & 2002
Central Region Coach of the Year in 2002
SkyCaddie NGCA National Coach of the Year in 2009
Pac-10 Coach of the Year in 2006, 2007, & 2009
West Regional Coach of the Year in 2005, 2006, 2007, & 2009
Bachelor's Degree in Marketing from Tulsa in 1988
CONVERSAT10N: How can Wellbeing help college coaches and their sports teams? Melissa Luellen and Joi Williams share how powerful wellbeing is for success - personally, professionally, and philanthropically. Hear about some Wellbeing performance barriers and winning strategies to overcome them. They discuss their experience in the CHAMP10N Wellbeing course and how they defined Wellbeing in their own lives.
CONVERSAT10N: This week, we continue the conversation we began a couple of weeks ago (episode 36) with some of our CHAMP10N Sports Life Coaches™. In this, the second part of the conversation, the coaches talk about the Power of Purpose and how they are using it personally and professionally during this uncertain season in life.
CONVERSAT10N: In sports, few things are certain except the rules of the game and the duration of the playing season where there is a beginning and an end. The global pandemic thrust everyone, not just athletes, out of our normal season and into a new season that has few rules and an unknown end date. In this week’s episode of 10 Talks Podcast, you’ll hear the first of a two part conversation with some of our CHAMP10N Sports Life Coaches™. They’ll share some Winning Strategies they use for themselves and their teams to help navigate this season of unknowns.
CONVERSAT10N: The pinnacle of success for some athletes is playing their sport at the professional level. But how and when do these finely tuned athletes decide if giving back to their sport through coaching is something they will pursue? Our head Sports Life Coach™, Carlette Patterson, sat with 3 former professional athletes to talk about their decision to become a college coach and the process behind the transition. Listen in as Melissa Luellen, Sanja Tomasevic, and Nicole Powell share their individual paths to coaching, the challenges they faced, and the winning strategies that propelled them into their current roles as head coaches at D1 Universities.
CONVERSAT10N: Listen in as Coach Melissa Luellen talks about her journey with Sports Life Coaching™. She shares her experience of having a Sports Life Coach™ and also being a Sports Life Coach™ and the profound impact it has made on her life personally, professionally and philanthropically. She discusses her journey from college athlete to professional golfer to D1 university golf coach to Sports Life Coach™. We’ll also hear what she learned about the power of having a great support team.