Staff Spotlight – Adam Bradley

Adam Bradley Position: President and Founder  After years of serving local high school teams with weekly leadership and character development sessions, Adam decided to share these powerful lessons with coaches across the world (Lead ‘Em Up has been used by coaches and teams in almost 40 states and 6 countries). In addition to his continued work[…]

Staff Spotlight – Kyle Elmendorf

Position: Director of Business Development & Marketing Joined Lead ‘Em Up March 2017 Kyle lives in St. Louis with his wife Angie and his two boys Brenner and Layton Kyle joins the Lead ‘Em Up team with a passion for working with and impacting young people. Kyle is the varsity girls basketball coach at Orchard[…]

Biggest Leadership Challenge

Thank you for the question coach. It’s a question I get asked often.  Each program is unique but I believe the players within each program are more similar then they are different. Regardless of the program I’m working with, a common challenge I face is trying to move players beyond what I call “momentary leadership.”[…]

Team Spotlight – W.T. Woodson Girls Basketball

Coach background: Aseem Rastogi, Girl’s Varsity Basketball Coach 2 years as Head Coach for the Cavaliers, 2006 alumni of W.T. Woodson Twitter: @Rastogi_Aseem What is your favorite quote? “Nothing great was ever accomplished without enthusiasm!” What is your favorite coaching memory? My favorite coaching memory came from this year, when our kids finally started to[…]