Greg and Wendy Jones have 2 sons — both highly accomplished ball players. Here, they share their thoughts on finding a baseball mentor, what’s important to consider from a parent’s perspective, and with that in mind, why Coach Sperry’s approach, methods and personality distinguish him from the pack.

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Chris Sperry is a baseball consultant who develops players and amateur coaches, assists professional scouts, and counsels families of prospective college-bound student-athletes. He holds a Bachelor's of Business Administration from the University of Portland, the same institution at which he served as head baseball coach for 18 years. His key interests are in player and personal development as they pertain to a life in and beyond sports.