Shay is formerly the BYU Women’s Volleyball Coach and a Ford IRONMAN triathlete. Her competitive experience with leadership, mindset, and sport psychology as well as lessons learned from real life challenges, add tremendous value to coaches, athletes, business owners and individuals.
In 2011, Shay created her own coaching and speaking business called UP Only! The name of her business comes from a sign she read at the Salt Lake Temple and is her personal mantra for growth and achievement. Shay believes that everyday, regardless of setbacks, we must constantly move onward and upward.
Shay graduated from Brigham Young University after serving a full time mission in the Chile Santiago South Mission. She obtained a Masters of Education degree from Utah State University where she began her coaching career.
Shay is currently the Relief Society President in her own ward and resides in Venice Beach, CA with her husband, John Meurer.