Certification

Certified Mental Performance Consultant, Association of Applied Sport Psychology

Education

M.Ed. in Psychology with Concentration in Athletic Counseling – Springfield College
BA in Psychology – St. John’s University

Omar Figueroa

Mental Performance Consultant, Director of Innovation

Omar Figueroa, M.Ed., CMPC is a Mental Performance Consultant and the Director of Innovation for Premier Sport Psychology. Omar specializes in high-performance programming, technology, and product development. Omar has had the opportunity to work with the best in technology and sport. He has always believed the mind is the key factor to unlocking one’s ultimate potential to tackle the highest goals one sets for their performance and organizational ventures.

For Premier Sport Psychology, Omar supports high-performance programming and innovation initiatives. Currently, Omar supports the Minnesota Twins with leadership and mental performance consulting. Prior to joining Premier Sport Psychology, he directed the Explore Program and taught Psychology of Sport and other undergraduate courses at Texas A&M University.

Before Texas A&M University, he was at IMG Academy and Apple, New York City. Omar also was a co-founder of HutHunt, an app helping potential tenants find apartments directly to property managers and roommates. He is a team member of Fútbol Marketing Group soccer agency, where he oversees international exhibition match organization between the Liga MX and American soccer clubs.

Omar was a collegiate soccer player at Valparaiso University and a two-time high school soccer state champion. He currently loves to practice yoga and play soccer. His personal philosophy is “human performance optimized daily,” and believes that each day we can all be better than the person we were yesterday. He strongly believes that if he is not helping others, he is not helping himself, and invites you to join him on this journey of continual betterment.

Specializations

Mindfulness, Focus, Confidence, College Athletes, Latinx Athletes, Professional Baseball

Work Experience

Omar’s work at Premier includes individual and team sessions with the Minnesota Twins, where he also develops mental skills programming for athletes, coaches, and staff. He’s also a primary contributor to Premier’s digital content and marketing initiatives.

In addition to his work with organizations, Omar works with individual performers across sport, specializing in college student-athletes and young adults.

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Sport Psychology Consultant

Postdoctoral Resident

Athletic Counselor, Mental Performance Consultant, Youth Sport Coordinator

Mental Performance Consultant

Vice President of Operations

Executive Director of Client Relations

Athletic Counselor, Mental Performance Consultant, Leadership Coach

Project Specialist, Human Resources Coordinator

Project Specialist

Athletic Counselor, Mental Performance Consultant

Project Specialist

President, Executive Coach

Sport Psychologist, Director of Research, Development, and Assessment

Sport Psychologist, Assistant Training Director

Sport Psychologist, Executive Clinical Director

Sport Psychologist

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