Athletic Staff

Matt Binkerd

AD/Track & Field Head Coach

  • Athletic Director at Springfield/Sheldon High School
  • 2008 "Innovative" AD of the Year Award by the OADA
  • Pole vaulted at the U of O from 1991-1995

Jamal Lawrence

Men's Head Basketball Coach

  • Played basketball at the U of O from 1994-97
  • Coached at Marist and Sheldon High Schools
  • Club coach at Gametime basketball for over 11 years.

Anna Barton

Women's Head Volleyball Coach

  • Coached 10 years of high school and club volleyball
  • Degree and ACSM certification in the field of exercise science and has worked with many athletes on sport-specific conditioning
  • Physical education instructor here at NHCC
  • Instructor at Lane Community College where she teaches in the PE department and works with athletes in all sports

Audrey Smith

Assistant Volleyball Coach & Recruiting Coordinator

  • Played 4 years of Volleyball at Sheldon High School
  • Coached 3 years of club volleyball
  • Coached 2 years of high school volleyball
  • Second season coaching the New Hope Deacons

Nicole Binkerd

Sports Information Director/Administrative Assistant

  • Sports Information Specialist