Speaker, Trainer, Life Coach, Author, Sports Historian

"Jerry is a passionate and knowledgeable leader. His unique approach to training and development is a reflection of the one of a kind insight he brings to others. Jerry has put years of research in his models and I continue to be impressed."

Julie Couret

Owner, Chief Executive Coach,

7602 Business Performance

​​​A Few of Jerry's Highlight Achievements

  • Created talent development training for Fortune 100 companies.
  • Sports segment host of PBS Pulse New Orleans (with Bill Capo).
  • Host, creator and executive producer of SideLines weekly sports program.
  • Received the Key to the City of New Orleans for academic excellence.
  • Named in Who's Who of New Orleans. 
  • Served as a Director of Ochsner Health Plan (OHP) TH65.
  • Key contributor to the Louisiana Sports Encyclopedia.
  • Featured on TV and national radio (Family Focus).
  • Author of nine result-oriented books (Available on Amazon) See author page.
  • Louisiana press Association award winner.
  • Featured columnist with Grid Week (Professional and College Football Periodical).
  • Youngest Sports Editor for the Loyola Maroon and WLDC.
  • Board of Directors / National Speakers Association (NSA) NOLA Chapter (2016-17). 
  • Member of the Southern Christian Writers Guild (SCWG).


Jerry LePre is a highly effective award winning journalist (author of nine books), speaker, trainer, life coach and sports historian who engages and energizes the staff, members, faculty and leadership of organizations, schools, senior adult groups and churches to EMPOWER THE CHAMPION WITHIN. His books and presentations have been used for talent, culture and stewardship development by fortune 100 companies, schools and churches. Jerry has served educators in Orleans Parish, Jefferson Parish, St. Bernard Parish and St. John Parish along with international companies such as Shell and BP.

The inspirational messages created by this entertaining New Orleans native (Loyola and Jesuit) blend uplifting stories, local culture, historical sports trivia and humor with easy-to-implement solutions to empower your V.A.L.U.E. Core. (Vision, Attitude, Love, Understanding, Energy)

Jerry's result-oriented presentations are not just about motivation; they are focused on transformation.

Jerry LePre