Degrees and Certifications:
Jarod earned his Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology and was a three sport collegiate athlete at Oklahoma Baptist University along with a Master’s degree in Education with the emphasis in Sports Administration from East Central University. While at OBU, Jarod was a part of 4 consecutive NAIA National Champion Swimming and Diving teams, an individual Conference Title throwing the Javelin for the Track team, and was a kicker/punter for the Football team. After graduating from graduate school Jarod spent 3 years pursuing a professional career as a kicker/punter getting interests from multiple CFL teams. One of those years was spent as a Special Teams Assistant Coach with East Central University. Throughout his career, Jarod has served as a multi-sport coach and certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. He has accumulated a total of 6 years of coaching experience, in High School, Private Sector, and Collegiate. Some experience includes contributing in training three seperate National Football League pre-draft programs, individually leading training for WNBA and Mens Overseas Pro Basketball players, and individually working with a PGA Tour golfer. Jarod enters his 3rd year of teaching and coaching. He will be working with all Specialists as well as the Defensive Line at Plano Senior High School. In his free time, Jarod loves to spend time with his wife Kelsea, play golf and lift weights.