Celia Newman is the proud native of Dyersburg, TN and has a strong background in athletics from being a high school standout with the 2005 State Runner-Up Dyersburg Lady Trojans and former college student athlete at Bethel University. Celia was also an Athletic Trainer and has over 10 years of experience working with athletes both academically and athletically.
She graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Athletic Training from University of Tennessee at Martin and a Master's Degree in Sports and Wellness Leadership from Austin Peay State University. Ms. Newman worked at University of Memphis for 2 years as a Student Athlete Development Mentor for at-risk student athletes, and soon after founded Elite Level Prep in April 2015. She has mentored and assisted over 100 athletes and currently has a 100% success rate with ELP participants enrolling in Post Grad Institutions!
She is an active member of Big Brother Big Sister and continues her dedication to public service as a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated. She is very passionate about helping student athletes succeed not just in athletics, but more importantly life!