Episode 116: Joanne P. McCallie

Episode 116: Joanne P. McCallie

Joanne P. McCallie tips-off Season 3 of the Shadows Podcast: Rebound Series! Coach P has 32 years of coaching experience. She was the head coach at Maine, Michigan State, and Duke. Coach P earned National Coach of the Year honors in 2005. She’s the first Division 1 coach to win conference titles in four conferences. She’s a two-time gold medalist coach with Team USA Basketball and a Hall of Famer. Finally, she’s an author, public speaker, mental health trailblazer, advocate, and coach.

During this episode of the Shadows Podcast: Rebound Coach P discusses:

- Growing up in a military family. Her father was a Navy Pilot. Listen as she retells the love story of how her parents met.

- What were her aspirations as a child?

- The moment she was diagnosed with bipolar disorder at the age of 30

- How did she balance coaching and her personal life?

- Mental health awareness

- What it meant as a military brat to coach Team USA Basketball

- The Growth of Women’s Basketball

- Her time coaching at Michigan State and Duke

- How COVID impacted her and the Duke program

- When did she decide to retire?

- Her books “Choice Not Chance: Rules for Building a Fierce Competitor” and “Secret Warrior: A Coach and Fighter, On and Off the Court.”

- Her public speaking and coaching

Website: https://coachp4life.org/

LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/joanne-p-mccallie-68327b1a9

Twitter: CoachPDuke

Listen to this episode on your favorite podcast platform or www.theshadowspodcast.com.

Stay tuned next week as former Notre Dame and North Carolina Men’s Basketball Coach, 1982 National Champion, Author, Speaker, Leadership Development & Team Building Coach Matt Doherty joins the Rebound Series!

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