Degrees and Certifications:
Coach Hurst was born in Noblesville, Indiana, but moved to Plano when he was in the 4th grade. After graduating from Plano Senior High, he went to the University of Evansville where he received a BBA in Healthcare Management. In 2014, he graduated from Lamar University with a Masters of Education in Educational Administration.
Coach Hurst taught History/Geography at Shepton High School for 8 years and PE at Centennial Elementary for 4 years. In addition to teaching PE at Jackson Elementary, he also serves as the Girls Varsity Assistant Basketball Coach at Plano West.
When not at work, Coach Hurst spends his free time with his wife, Erica, and kids, Courtney and Carson.