Sean Johnson joined the Lipscomb Athletics staff as an Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach the spring of 2016. He will be working full time with both the women's soccer and volleyball programs while also helping out in other areas as needed.
A native of Senatobia, Mississppi, Sean earned both his Bachelors (2009) and Masters (2010) of Science from Mississippi State University.
Upon graduation, Sean began his career as a Strength and Conditioning coach in baseball’s minor league circuit where, for the next five years, he worked for the Atlanta Braves and the St Louis Cardinals organizations. He is certified by the National Strength & Conditioning Association as a Certified Strength &Conditioning Coach and also obtained a higher certification in the strength field by getting his Registered Strength & Conditioning Coach certification.
Sean is married to the former Hannah Disterdick. The two met while he was working with the Memphis Redbirds in Memphis, Tennessee. They got married two years later on July 4th atop Lookout Mountain in Hannah's hometown of Chattanooga, Tennessee.