Marion Magic Volleyball

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Dana Phillips
12u Gold Head Coach
Playing/Coaching Experience:
I played in high school and 3 years of collegiate volleyball. My coaching experience includes 10 years of various ages, clubs, and school programs. My most recent club experience was coaching alongside Jessie Tupac, an Olympic Statistician for Women’s volleyball, with the club, All Iowa Attack (13U). Jessie has given numerous insights to “Growth Mindset” and the USA style of coaching.
Currently, I am the 8th grade coach a Vernon Middle School. 

Family: 
My husband, and assistant coach, David, and I live in Central City, IA. Our children are Marion alumni; Alexander is currently a junior at Milwaukee School of Engineering, and Abby is a sophomore at Iowa State and plays volleyball as a libero/defensive specialist.

Education: 
Graduated from University of Francis Joliet in Illinois. 

Hobbies/Activities: 
I love kickboxing, anything volleyball, and of course, spending time with my family!

Fun fact: 
I was born in an elevator! 

Returning Coach to Marion Magic