Prior XC Experience:
Ran at Eisenhower in HS (Winning a team State Championship)
Ran at University of WA (Competing at NCAA National Championships)
Previously coached at Blanchet, IHS, Speed Unlimited
Prior Issaquah Elementary Teacher for 15 years, now an Elementary Principal in Renton School District
Ran at Willamette University (NCAA)
Currently writing my dissertation about the positive impact of athletics on academics while working at Northwest Playground Equipment
Head Coach of IHS Track
From Sumner Washington
Attended Western Washington University and graduated with degrees in Physical Education and Social Studies.
Hobbies/interests include hiking, mountaineering, running, yoga, coaching, spending time with my family, friends, and orange tabby Lyla.
Currently a PE teacher for IHS
Ran at Renton HS, setting a state 1600 m record that still stands today
Attended UW where he ran XC and Track going to 2 NCAA championships
Coached at Tacoma, Renton, and Hazen. Also worked for Asics Tiger Co designing athletic footwear
Hobbies include exploring local parks, cooking, and watching movies with his wife, Suying
Ran at West Valley HS, WA
Ran at University of WA (1997-2000) Grad Asst. (2000-2001)
Coaching experience includes White Pass XC Camp, IHS, Speed Unlimited
Currently works at Seattle public biotech company Alpine Immune Sciences and is also married to Liza
Ran at Sequim High School (Finished 2nd as a team at state)
Ran for North Central College (NCAA Division 3), winning 3 straight XC team national titles and 2 indoor track team titles
Ran post-collegiately for Central Park Track Club in NYC while receiving my masters in exercise physiology
Currently Manager of Super Jock n Jill Redmond
Ran Track & XC at University of Wisconsin from 2014-2018, focusing on the 800m and Mile. Graduated with degrees in Economics + Political Science and currently working as a consultant for a software company in Seattle.
Hobbies include mountain biking, backpacking, and trail running. This is why I moved to Washington!