2020 Keynote Speakers
CEO and Founder of Growing LeadersDr. Tim Elmore is CEO and Founder of Growing Leaders, creator of Habitudes, and is a best-selling author and international speaker. A world-renowned expert on Generation Y and Generation Z, Dr. Elmore uses his knowledge to equip educators, coaches, leaders, parents, and other adults to impart practical life and leadership skills to young adults that will help them navigate through life.
More Keynote Speakers coming soon
2020 Workshop Leaders
Workshop leaders will be announced in early 2020. To apply to be a workshop leader, please email email@example.com
What to expect
There are few opportunities for coaches to grow their skill sets beyond the X’s and O’s of their sport.
The Coach Forum offers high school and college coaches an opportunity to learn from highly respected coaches, former athletes, doctors and sports professionals from around the country that are innovatively leading their athletes, improving their communities and building thriving programs.
Get to know other like-minded coaches.
Hear dynamic presenters share their tools and experiences.
Interact with speakers and other attendees in smaller sessions.
Ticket includes admission, parking, light breakfast, lunch and refreshments.
Registration for 2020 will open soon.
Get an early bird discount —
register by May 31, 2019 for 30% off!
Regular general admission ticket
with open registration.
Some of Our Past Attendees
What the coaches are saying
The Coach Forum has allowed me to expand my coaching knowledge by giving me the tools, examples and encouragement I need to be a successful coach. I was reminded I wasn’t alone in my coaching journey.
Springfield High School
We heard some excellent speakers on diverse topics! It was also good to meet other educators and coaches from around the area to share ideas. This will be of great benefit to our program in the coming months.
Westminster Academy Memphis
The event was a blast! The Coach Forum provides a whole new experience and a totally unique perspective as to “why” we coach.
Independence High School
Great lineup of speakers! Thank you for your commitment to developing coaches in the path of character, commitment and integrity.
Director of Character Development, University of Alabama-Birmingham Athletics
Make Parents Your Greatest Asset
Building Culture Through Positive Energy and Engagement
The Language of a Leader That Others Want To Follow
Best Selling Author and Former ESPN Journalist
Former NFL Player
The Four Pillars of Transformational Leadership: Moving from Management to Leadership
Jon Gordon with special guest Mike Smith
Best Selling Author
How Does It Feel to Be Coached By Me? Changing how kids Experience High School Sports
Best Selling Author
Major League Baseball Player
John Hopkins Lacrosse Coach
University of Missouri Men’s Basketball Coach
High School Soccer and Track Coach
Athletic Counselor, University of Michigan
Head Softball Coach, University of Alabama
Former Tennessee Titan, Author
Head Wrestling Coach, University of Tennessee-Chattanooga
Head Football Coach, Austin Peay State University
Head Men’s Basketball Coach, Tennessee State University
Author and Founder, Marvelous University
Dr. Burton Elrod
NFL and NCAA orthopedic Surgeon
Vice President of Youth Development at STARS Nashville
Dr. Chris Carr
Performance Psychologist for the Indiana Pacers
Former Atlanta Falcon, Founder SafetyNet Recovery Center
Former Midfielder for Sky Blue FC, Leadership Consultant at Tribus Allen
Head Women’s Basketball Coach, Vanderbilt University
Former NFL player, Author
Head Women's Soccer Coach, Vanderbilt University
Head Football Coach, Christ Presbyterian Academy
Former Executive Director, NCAA Women's Coaches Academy, Founder of True North Sports
Former University of Michigan Football Player
Olympic Silver Medalist Cyclist, Motivational Speaker
Executive Director of Sage Hill Counseling
Head Men's Tennis Coach, Vanderbilt University
Senior Director of External Affairs, AMEND Together
Performance Psychologist for the Chicago Bulls
Dr. Allen Sills
Professor of Neurological Surgery, Vanderbilt University
Olympic Gold Medalist Swimmer
Valorie Kondos Field
Head Gymnastics Coach, UCLA