As a life coach, Sheldon Peterson works to get student athletes in the right mental space to play their best.
Sheldon grew up in Trinidad and Tobago as the son of a motivational speaker. He learned about life coaching through his mother, and even worked with her leading government seminars.
In high school Sheldon earned a basketball scholarship to Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. He played there for one season before moving to Rome Georgia to continue his education and college basketball career.
Sheldon graduated Berry College with a bachelor’s degree in marketing and now worked in as a sales representative. He is also a writer and has published a book called “A Conversation with God.”