2024 USHOFF Coaches’ Leadership Symposium

Saturday, January 20, 2024
9 a.m.-2:40 p.m.

Davis High School

325 S Main Street
Kaysville, UT 84037

Early Registration: $50
Late Registration: $60 (after Wed., Jan. 10, 2024)

The Utah Sports Hall of Fame Foundation invites coaches statewide involved with any sport, also future coaches, athletic directors, and administrators, to attend the third biennial USHOFF Coaches’ Leadership Symposium, “For the Love of Sport: Your Leadership Matterson Saturday, January 20, 2024, at Davis High, 9:00 AM to 2:40 PM. This conference will inspire, motivate and remind coaches of the critical role they play in the lives of our youth, especially during these challenging times.

-Participants will receive a certificate of completion for licensing renewal at the conclusion-

Don’t miss this timely and invaluable experience to hear UTAH SPORTS HALL OF FAMERS provide keynotes and breakout sessions on the topic of young athletes — the ability coaches’ have to shape individuals, create successful teams and strengthen community relations.

Please contact Deb Bennett (801-554-4787) with questions.

Special thanks to our Sponsors: Ken Garff Automotive Group, Goldenwest Credit Union, Crown Trophy & Utah High School Activities Association.


8:15 — 8:50 AMCHECK-IN/REGISTER and enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast (Commons Area)
9:00 — 9:05 AMFOR the LOVE of Sport: CoachesYour Leadership Matters!  Rob Cuff, UHSAA Executive Director                           
9:05 — 9:30 AMOpening Keynote Speaker: Elaine Elliott (Former University of Utah Women’s Basketball Coach)
9:40 — 10:25 AMSESSION #1: “Shaping Individual Athletes into Healthy and Productive Citizens” (Olympian Julie Thompson Seal, Basketball Coach Jay Welk)
10:35—11:20 AMSESSION #2:Transforming a Collection of Students into a Cohesive and Focused Athletic Team” (Coach Alaina Parker, Soccer Coach Lee Mitchell)
11:30 — 12:15 PMSESSION #3:Empowering Student Athletes to Positively Influence School and Community” (Track and Field Olympian Tiffany Lott Hogan, Swim Coach Steve Marsing)
12:15 — 1:00 PMLUNCH in the COMMONS AREA: Box lunch/drinks included with registration
1:10 — 1:45 PMSession #4:  Round Table Discussions (HS Coaches Associations Presidents, UHSAA, HOF Board)
1:55 — 2:30 PMClosing Keynote Speaker: Dave Checketts (Professional Sports Executive – Utah Jazz, Real Salt Lake, NY Knicks, MSG, i.e.)
2:35 — 2:40 PMConcluding Remarks & Conference Certificates:  Rob Cuff, USHAA Executive Director