Sterling Sport Mindset Team

Hello from the Sterling Sport Mindset Team! We’re happy you’re here. Below you’ll find information about each of our coaches. Read our stories and schedule an initial consultation. Can’t wait to meet you!

All of our consultants have master’s degrees and specialized training in Sport Psychology. In addition, each consultant implements the Sterling Sport Mindset Complete Mental Game Framework.

Dr. Linda Sterling

Dr Linda - Sterling Sport Mindset Team
Linda Sterling, Ph.D., CMPC

Dr. Linda Sterling is the founder and CEO of Sterling Sport Mindset. Dr. Linda holds doctoral and master’s degrees in Sport & Counseling Psychology, CMPC certification, and is a professional counselor. She is based in Kansas City, but works with mental performance clients from all over the nation.

Heather Pina

Heather Rivera - Sterling Sport Mindset Team
Heather Pina, M.A.

Heather Pina holds a master’s degree in Sport & Exercise Psychology. She is based in Austin, Texas, in addition to working with clients online.

Presley Lewandowsky

Presley Lewandowsky, M.S.

Presley Lewandowsky has a master’s degree in Sport & Performance Psychology. Presley is based in Grand Rapids, Michigan in addition to working with clients online.

Victoria Haugsness

Victoria Haugsness - Intern
Victoria Haugsness, B.A.

Victoria Haugsness holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and is completing a master’s degree in Sport Counseling. She works with athletes in the Kansas City area, in addition to working with clients online.

Quincy Davis

Quincy Davis, M.Ed.

Quincy Davis holds a master’s degree in School Counseling and is completing a doctoral degree in Sport and Performance Psychology. Quincy is based Minneapolis, Minnesota, in addition to working with clients online.

Kelsey Kinnamon – Intake Coordinator

Kelsey Kinnamon, M.S.

Kelsey Kinnamon is our intake coordinator here at Sterling Sport Mindset. She holds a master’s degree Sport and Exercise Psychology and is completing a doctoral degree in Counseling Psychology.

Jaylon Bruner-Vann – Intern

Jaylon Bruner-Vann

Jaylon Bruner-Vann is a Sport Mindset Intern here at Sterling Sport Mindset. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and is completing a master’s degree in Sport Psychology. Jaylon is available to give team talks in the Tallahassee, Florida area, as well as online.

Johanna Van Arkel – Intern

Johanna Van Arkel

Johanna Van Arkel is a Sport Mindset Intern here at Sterling Sport Mindset. She holds a  bachelor’s degree in Sport Psychology and is completing a master’s degree in Sport and Exercise Psychology. Johanna is available to give team talks in the southern Georgia area, as well as online.

Madison Wilson – Intern

Madison Wilson

Madison Wilson is a Sport Mindset Intern here at Sterling Sport Mindset. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and is completing a master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Madison is available to give team talks in the Tyler, Texas area, as well as online.

Melissa Aycock – Intern

Melissa Aycock

Melissa Aycock is a Sport Mindset Intern here at Sterling Sport Mindset. She holds a master’s degree in Sport and Performance Psychology and is completing a doctoral degree in Sports and Performance Psychology. Melissa is available to give team talk in the Boulder, Colorado area, as well as online.

Sarah Saxton – Intern

Sarah Saxton

Sarah Saxton is a Sport Mindset Intern here at Sterling Sport Mindset. She holds a master’s in Kinesiology and is pursuing a doctoral degree in Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology and an additional master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Sarah is available to give team talks in the Morgantown, West Virginia area, as well as online.

Sterling Sport Mindset Team