Dr. Lou Cella, is a Sport & Performance Psychologist, and a 22-year coaching veteran of the college and high school level. He has assisted in the turnaround of numerous high school football programs through his triple option-based camp system. Just months after Dr. Cella served as camp director, Cashmere (WA) and Timmonsville (SC) went to the state semifinals, Bayfield (CO) went to the state championship game, and Falls City (TX) won their first regional and first state championship in school history.
Also, Corning (NY), Hereford (MD), Johnson (NJ), Lakewood (SC), Odessa-Harrington (WA), Petaluma (CA), Piedra Vista (NM), Poland (ME), Riverwood (GA), San Benito (CA), Seminole County (GA), Shadow Ridge (NV), and Temple City (CA) posted drastic turnarounds just months after Dr. Cella served as their camp director.
Dr. Cella has coached three current NFL players who have been drafted within the last two years. In 2015, Kevin White (Wide Receiver) was drafted #7 overall by the Chicago Bears and Mark Glowinski (Offensive Guard) was drafted in the fourth round by the Seattle Seahawks. Currently, Mark is the starting Left Guard for the Seahawks. In 2014, Lorenzo Taliaferro (Running Back) was drafted in the fourth round by the Baltimore Ravens.
Additionally Dr. Cella coached current Baltimore Raven, Jarell Broxton (Offensive Guard), and coached Jermaine Eluemunor (Offensive Guard/Tackle), who is projected as a mid-round pick in the 2017 NFL Draft. All five players were coached by Dr. Cella on the offensive side of the ball at the Junior College Level.
Dr. Cella received his Doctorate of Psychology (Psy.D.), Sport and Performance Psychology Specialization from the University of the Rockies, graduated with a 3.92 GPA, and authored the research study entitled, Utilizing the 80-20 Rule to Improve Football Coaching Performance. His mission is to lead the high-performance football environment through sports science and mental conditioning process-based practices.