Gavin coaches the varsity wide receivers and helps with the defensive backs. 2017 was his first year at Ballard High School. Prior to coming to Ballard, Gavin coached the Quarterbacks at Pella High School for four years – including two state championships. Prior to being at Pella, Gavin was an assistant with the Iowa State University football program under Coach Rhoads from 2009-2012.
The Lake City, IA native, Gavin and his wife Tiffany live in Ames with their son Grant. Gavin is a loan officer for Fairway Independent Mortgage Company in Ames and Ankeny and any free time found is spent cheering on the Cyclones and spending time with his family.