The mission of LX Sports is to combine intensive individualized training with a focus on building a proud team identity.
LX sports is committed to excellence in athletics both on an individual level and on a team-level. The guiding principle behind our athletic division is that sports provide the opportunity for individualism and team identity through focused individualized intensive fundamental training.
Members of LX sports are encouraged to reach and surpass their personal best in every session while encouraging one another to do the same. By providing a predictable session pattern, athletes come to LX sports with an understanding of what is expected. This predictable pattern provides comfort to athletes of all ages and skill levels while giving them the tools necessary for rapid improvement.
LX Sports Staff promote character traits of high value to personal development and pride in the “Team”; this foundation is essential to success in all areas of life. While winning is not an end in itself, LX sports promotes the life experience gained from both winning and losing.
LINX Leader and Summer Chief Motivator
Science and Sports Instructor
LX Sports Head Soccer Coach
Joe Kahn is the Founder and Owner of The LINX Enrichment Club for Kids. He is a graduate of Harvard Business School and has his undergraduate degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) in Troy, N.Y. Joe believes that he has found a way to bring together his passion for teaching and desire to help children expand their interests. Through LINX, Joe has created an innovative enrichment environment in which children explore and experience new things and learn along the way. He has proven that children learn and retain experiences most notably in a fun based environment, which is the hallmark of LINX.
BS in Economics and Business
Josh Schiering serves as the Vice President of LINX and the Executive Director of LINX and LX Summer Camps. Josh has 20 years of experience managing and directing programs designed to help children thrive. He is responsible for the day to day operations of a varied program that serves over 1000 children in our community and close to 700 families. Josh leads his team as a professional, while always seeing things through the eyes of a father, as he has four children who also enjoy the many services provided by LINX. Josh is also a former Health and Fitness Director and brings his proven track record of successful program design and development, staff recruiting and training and marketing concepts to LINX.
Josh prides himself on his ability to assemble a team that puts children first. His personal motto as it relates to staff recruiting is, "We find the best of the best and then train them to be even better!" His staff training and character development programs have received national recognition. Josh's bullying prevention programs have been featured in the American Camp Association's national publication and been used in college courses throughout the country. His unique Same Team approach to staff management fosters an environment in which staff put children first as they work together to help children excel, while pursuing their passions and becoming a part of the larger community.
BS in Business and Marketing
Melissa Habersaat is the Vice President of Operations for LINX and skillfully handles many of the day-to-day operations. Melissa has her BS from Babson College in Business and Marketing. She has spent the past 7 years developing programs and systems to help staff and children succeed. Along with her unmatched attention to detail, Melissa has led the G.I.R.L. Power and Entrepreneurs Club, two classes that teach children how to become more confident leaders.