Dan Leidl has a PhD in sport psychology from West Virginia University. He also has a MA in Community Counseling from WVU, a MA in Child Development from Tufts University, and a BA in English and Philosophy from Drew University. Dan has coached lacrosse at the international, collegiate and high school levels for men and women, and most recently served as the head coach for the Irish National Women’s Team. Dan is currently an adjunct faculty member within WVU’s Leadership Studies department, and his research interests include motivation, achievement through sport, and leadership. He is working to share his coaching, playing and academic experiences with executives, coaches, and athletes who are seeking performance improvement.