2017 Speakers

Sue Enquist
Enquist Consulting
Former UCLA Head Softball Coach

Sue Enquist is UCLA Softball’s first All-American, National Champion, and Hall of Famer. In 2006, Enquist concluded her storied 27-year career as head coach of the UCLA Bruins with a 887-175-1 (.835) record, making her the winningest softball coach among all active coaches. She is the only person in NCAA Softball history to win a championship as a head coach and a player. During her career, Enquist produced 65 All-Americans and 15 Olympians. She has been inducted into six Hall of Fames including UCLA, Women’s Sport Foundation, USA Softball Hall of Fame, and National Fastpitch Coaches Association.. Enquist is also the recipient of multiple National Coach of the Year and Pac-10 Coach of the Year honors. Sue Enquist grew up in San Clemente, California, and is a former professional surfer. Today she lives in San Clemente, California, where she surfs daily and enjoys spending time with her family.

 

Helen Williams
HMW Sports Consulting

Helen Williams is President of HMW Sports Consulting. Her company supports coaches by helping them achieve greater organizational awareness and enhanced professional competency, ensuring increased competitive success. She and her staff provide leadership and management tools that allow coaches to be more mindful, planful, and strategic with their professional develpment. Williams has extensive experience in athletics and has built an eclectic and unique resume, spending time at Division I, II, and III institutions; Lenoir-Rhyne University, Wake Forest University, University of South Florida, Western Michigan University, US Naval Academy, Princeton University, Merrimack College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Harvard University. She is a blogger for the websites "Team Fenom", "Institute For Sport Coaching", and "Women In Coaching." Williams is a color analyst for college basketball, a certified official, and the author of "COACH LIKE A MOTHER; A GUIDE FOR THE 21ST CENTURY SPORTS COACH".