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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Melvin Roustio  

Pen Name: Mel Roustiou

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: in East St. Louis, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

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.

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes) Mel can be contacted by telephone at (217) 358-7574.

Selected Titles At Your Library

99 answers for the sport parent /
ISBN: 0970717350. OCLC Number: 52806264

Consortium Pub.,. .

Courtside memories :
ISBN: 0964468131. OCLC Number: 41144160

Creative Ideas :. .