Welcome to the About Me page of Antwaun Thompson, also known as Coach T®! For over 35 years, Coach T® has been coaching and mentoring young men and women, helping them to improve their athletic skills, personal growth, and personal relationship skills. He is dedicated to educating, supporting, inspiring, and empowering the next generation of leaders.
Coach T®’s area of expertise is teen personal growth and development skills, and his S.E.A. of Success® Academy is the perfect resource for teens, parents, and educators. The S.E.A. of Success® Academy offers courses designed to help kids develop critical life skills such as emotional intelligence, effective communication, and critical thinking. These courses are inspired by Coach T®’s book, The Ultimate Guide to Success for Preteens and Teens, which breaks down his S.E.A. of Success® (Simplicity, Effort, Attitude) mentoring program into 11 key personal development areas.
Coach T® is the founder and executive director of JLT Fieldhouse, a 501c3 nonprofit youth coaching and mentoring organization dedicated to “Coaching and Mentoring the Leaders of Tomorrow.” This organization is named in honor of his late father, Sgt. Maj. Joe Lewis Thompson, USMC, who adopted Antwaun and his older brother after their mom and Joe were married. The lessons learned from his father are what inspire him to continue passing it on to the next generation of leaders.
Coach T® is also the owner of Coach T’s Corner®, an online mentoring academy designed to “Educate, Support, and Inspire” our future leaders of tomorrow. He is part of two podcasts. He hosts his own, Developing Tomorrow’s Leaders with Coach T®, where he interviews educators, coaches, business owners, former athletes, and others committed to the next generation of leaders. As the co-host of TeenSpeak, Empowering Today’s Youth with fellow youth empowerment and leadership coach Keith Senzer, they interview teenagers from around the globe who share their challenges, struggles, and the strategies they implemented to overcome them.
Parents hire Coach T® to educate, support, and inspire personal growth skills in their preteens and teens, which better prepare them to take ownership of tools for a prosperous future. Soft skills are crucial to the success of our next generation of leaders, and Coach T® is dedicated to inspiring passion in the next generation of leaders.
If you’re looking for an expert in teen personal growth and development skills, look no further than Coach T® and his S.E.A. of Success® Academy. Contact Coach T® today to learn more about how he can help inspire the next generation of leaders.