Athletic Director and Head Basketball Coach
Gary Boatman was born in Cottonwood, AZ, and moved to Mesa, AZ, where he attended elementary school. After a short stay in Newbury Park, CA, he moved back to Cottonwood, where he graduated from Mingus Union High School in 1991. After high school, Gary attended junior college in Phoenix and Cottonwood. He then graduated from Ottawa University in Phoenix, AZ, with a Bachelor of Arts in Social Studies in 2000, with a certification in Secondary Education.
Gary has a family consisting of his wife of nine years, Felicia, a daughter, Charli, who is seven years old and in second grade, and a son, Luke, who is four years old and going to preschool. Felicia and Gary lived in Gilbert, AZ, for three years before moving back to Albuquerque where Felicia’s family live. Felicia and Gary teach Math and Social Studies, respectively, at Cleveland High School in Rio Rancho, NM.
Gary’s coaching experience consists of two years at Mingus High School, five years at Skyline High School in Mesa, AZ, four years at Mesa High School in Mesa, AZ, six years at Cleveland High School and now Menaul School. He believes all stops have led him to great opportunities of learning and competing with and against great coaches and players. He feels very lucky and looks forward to coaching at Menaul School for another season.
B.A. in Social Studies, Ottawa University (AZ)
Professional Certifications, Endorsements, and Awards
Secondary Education certification
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