The WeCOACH Podcast

The Tucker Center’s Evidence to Support Women Coaches

Nicole LaVoi, Tucker Center for Women & Girls in Sport
Nicole M. LaVoi

Marci Kornegay talks to Nicole M. LaVoi, Ph.D. from the Tucker Center for Girls and Women in Sport about their research into women coaches and the argument for social change to increase their population

The WeCOACH Podcast is hosted by Marci Kornegay

Podcast length: 48′ 38″

On Episode 13 of The WeCOACH Podcast, Marci Kornegay talks with the trusted voice behind the research of why women coaches matter, Dr. Nicole M. LaVoi, Co-Director of the Tucker Center for Girls and Women in Sport and WeCOACH founding member of the Board of Directors. Nicole shares how her research has fueled meaningful projects in hopes to initiate social change and opportunities for women coaches. She lays the foundation behind the annual Women in College Coaching Report Card which is aimed at retaining and increasing the number of women in the coaching profession and takes us on a journey to understanding why the Athletic Administration Best Practices of Recruitment, Hiring and Retention of Female Collegiate Coaches is a crucial element in increasing the number of women coaches at the institutional level. You are sure to take away informed nuggets of inspiration and encouragement as a coach or as someone in a position to hire coaches.

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