Reggie started his coaching company to add value and inspire people to be more conscientious about their own talents and abilities while helping them realize their full potential. He helps his clients release the fear to get to the specific outcome they desire in their personal life and career so they can live the life they deserve.
He is a Certified Professional Coach through World Coach Institute with over 20 years’ experience helping people become more diligent about their own leadership skills and competencies while in coaching, leadership and management positions.
He is the Managing Director of Hanson Coaching & Consulting LLC. COO of a Non-Profit foundation that his daughter started called StayWhole Foundation Inc with a focus on mental health awareness. Strategic Advisor to Sevwins, a company that produced an app that helps athletes develop a growth mindset. He is also Certified in Youth Mental Health First Aid with the National Council of Behavioral Health.
A graduate of the University of Kentucky with a degree in Education and was also an ALL- Conference member of the basketball team. He coached college basketball for 13 years, 7 at the University of Kentucky and 6 at the University of South Florida. He also coached professionally in Japan. He was named one of the top 25 recruiters in the country. An attest to his ability to communicate and build strong lasting relationships.
During Reggie’s playing career at Kentucky, the university went through some very difficult times. Difficult times that wiped out some of his goals. He had opportunities to continue his career elsewhere during those difficult times and continue chasing those goals but decided to stay, be loyal, re-write his story, and help the university return to prominence. For his perseverance he had a history making award created in his honor called “The Reggie Hanson Sacrifice Award”. This award was given to the player who made great personal sacrifices for the sake of the team each season. Credence to his commitment to sacrifice personal gains in order to put others first to help them succeed.
He is the Author of “10 Life Lessons: Learned as a Student Athlete”. He uses sports as an avenue to teach life lessons. Reggie knows that sports is a great metaphor for teaching life lessons. His book takes on all the experiences he encountered during his playing career at Kentucky and reveal how they translate to real life lessons and teaches how to attack, overcome and be successful with those life lessons. Athletes feel the skills they learn through their sports are not transferable to life after their sport. This book teaches them how to recognize those skills in real time and learn how to perfect them. While this book was written for athletes, anyone that’s seek more direction in conquering life lessons can benefit from it.
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