Conan Brooks has been named the head coach of the Berea College volleyball program.
Originally from south Florida, Brooks played volleyball for Olympic Heights High School (Boca Raton, FL) before graduating and pursuing undergraduate degrees in exercise science and Spanish from Florida Southern College. Brooks coached the Sante Fe Catholic High School team (Lakeland, FL) from 2004-05 before taking a volunteer assistant position at Newberry College (NCAA Division II school in Newberry, SC) during the 2006 season. Conan also played for the University of Kentucky Men’s Volleyball team from 2007-2010 while completing a Master’s degree in public administration.
Coach Brooks and his wife, Emily Brooks, reside in Lexington.