Joe Strickland is a native of Moultrie, Ga. and a 2013 LaGrange College graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in History degree. He also completed his Master of Arts in Teaching from LaGrange with a concentration in secondary history and social studies.
Joe competed on the Panther cross country and swim teams all four years of his undergraduate career. He served as the captain of the cross country team from 2010-2013. Joe’s accomplishments during this time include a Most Valuable Runner Award, the Panther Spirit Award, and multiple all-academic conference awards. He has spent time coaching and developing local high school cross country and swim teams. During Joe’s time with the Troup County High School cross country program, every runner set new personal bests with each meet of the season.
In addition to being the head coach for the Panther men’s and women’s cross country teams, Joe also serves in the Division of Student Engagement as the South Quad Area Manager; Coordinator of Leadership Development and Activities Support Specialist.