Degrees and Certifications:
Degrees: BS-Kinesiology Certifications: Special Education
Miss Carissa Reed
Coach Reed is the first Assistant Softball Coach at Robert E. Lee High School. She is also a teacher in the special education department. Before coming to Robert E. Lee, she was formerly a special education teacher and Head Softball and Assistant Volleyball Coach. She has high school coaching experience as a Head Coach at Kemp High School, Cross Roads High School, and Mount Pleasant High School. In 2015 she coached softball at America’s Team Sport, taking a team to Spain representing the U.S.A. She is now ecstatic to now be a part of the REL family.
Coach Reed has extensive playing experience in volleyball and softball, playing high school ball at Lindale and Maypearl High School. She knew then that one day she would take her passion and love for the game and make a career out of it coaching. After high school Coach Reed attended Tarleton State University receiving a Bachelor′s Degree in Science in Kinesiology.
Coach Reed’s coaching philosophy is: An athlete′s character is more important than their talent! My goal is to create well-rounded players on the court and field, as well as off; personally and in the classroom. I strive to enhance the volleyball and softball talents of my players, while developing their leadership skills, self-discipline, work ethic, and overall character.