James Leath is a mental performance coach and the founder of Unleash the Athlete. With a bachelors in communication, a masters in Performance Psychology, and almost 20 years of coaching experience, Coach Leath teaches leadership, character, and mental residency to elite performers in sport, theater, and business through keynotes, workshops, and online courses.


Using stories, improvisation, audience participation, and lots of energy, James provides an experience for the audience with clear takeaways for continued growth. All-day workshops like his “Do, Say, Be” formula for developing leaders and empowering them to take ownership in their personal development through goal setting, self-talk, commitment, and teamwork.

James enjoys working out, road trips with his dog, Tux, and reading. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Communication from Fresno State and a Master’s degree in Performance Psychology from National University. Whether in-person or virtual, James brings the energy and the information you are looking for!

Twitter@jamesleath / @UTAthlete

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