Elise Rankins – A Life Coach for athletes playing the game at all levels. With a passion for sports, combined with events, Elise has been in the sports industry for over fifteen (15) years. Her love for sports began at a young age, being a softball player and even playing on the collegiate level. Throughout her formative years, Elise's passion for sports grew and she was able to tie in her athletic desires with her academic pursuit. More than sports, her desire has always been set on the personal and professional development of athletes. Over the course of years behind the scenes in sports, Elise has spent years coaching athletes through some of life’s biggest challenges. Elise's resume includes working with the customer hosting department of NASCAR, serving on the inaugural football staff at Old Dominion University, managing the events department at a mid-major convention center, overseeing the conference services department at Old Dominion University, organizing and servicing major events for Nike’s Elite Youth Basketball League, Super Bowl LIII, Final Four 2020 (until it was postponed due to COVID19) and is currently serving as the senior events and group sales manager at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta, GA.