Dr. Marentette holds a Ph.D. in industrial/organizational psychology from DePaul University in Chicago, IL and is a Professional Member of the Association for Applied Sport Psychology. During his doctoral studies, Dr. Marentette completed his Ph.D. research with Dr. Suzanne Bell, an international expert on team performance. Dr. Bell is currently a lead researcher on the CREWS (Crew Recommender for Effective Work in Space) project helping NASA select and develop teams of astronauts for long-distance space travel (e.g., mission to Mars).
In his sporting life, Dr. Marentette played varsity ice hockey, golf, and lacrosse at Pioneer High School in Ann Arbor, MI and was awarded Male Athlete of the Year in 2001 at Pioneer High School for being the only male athlete in his graduating class of 500 students (including several DI, DII, and DIII-bound athletes) to obtain a varsity letter in three different sports. Dr. Marentette was also the co-head coach of the Holt, MI high school varsity lacrosse team in the 2003-2004 and 2004-2005 seasons.
In addition to Sports Mentalytics, Dr. Marentette works in the business sector as a management consultant helping organization's improve their effectiveness through the prediction, assessment and development of their member's mental performance. Dr. Marentette has advised individual employees and all levels of management from line supervisors to chief executives in U.S.-based and global organizations including Securitas, CareerBuilder, Flying J, the Chicago Fire Department, the Chicago Police Department, and many others. His work has focused primarily on the assessment and development of leadership, teamwork, decision-making, cognitive ability, critical thinking, and other skills of current and future employees in high-stakes employment settings.
Dr. Marentette has developed and administered more than 75 skills assessment and development systems to a total of 8,000+ individuals, published research on psychometrics and business team viability in the International Journal of Selection and Assessment and Organizational Psychology Review, and delivered dozens of presentations at national conferences.
He went on to play Major League Lacrosse for 9 seasons (7 seasons with the Denver Outlaws & 2 with the Charlotte Hounds). He has also competed in the 2014 & 2018 FIL World Games for Team Israel as both a player and a coach. Having always been fascinated with one’s Athletic Mindset and truly wanting to develop athletes differently, Casey partnered with Dr. Brian Marentette to bring Sports Mentalytics to athletes around the world.
A note from Casey,
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