Pen Name: Mel Roustiou
Born: in East St. Louis, Illinois
Blog: Roustio Rants
Roustio lives in Decatur, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
Mel Roustio, a former high school coach and athletics administrator with fifty years experience, authored two parent/coach self-help books; 99 Answers For The Sport Parent and Coach Smart: A Philosophy of Survival. Roustio continues with a busy motivational/informative speaking schedule as a Sport Education a Consultant. The retired Illinois Hall of Fame basketball coach writes a daily blog called, Roustio Rants, which transcends the world of sport into everyday expressions and opinions.
- Courtside Memories: A History of Remembrences, Creative Ideas, 1998
- 99 Answers For The Sports Parent, Consortium Publishing, 2002
- Coach Smart: A Philosophy of Survival in an ever changing sport Culture, Creative Ideas, 2008
- Game Laughter: The Sunnyside of Sports, 2015
Titles at Your Library
Release Date: 1998-11-01
99 Answers for the Sport Parent
Release Date: 2002-07-15
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
Mel can be contacted by telephone at (217) 358-7574.
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