A 17 year veteran JVA, AAU, USAV junior girls volleyball coach, Margaret completed her AVPA level III accreditation and began her inaugural beach coaching career as the Head Coach of the AVP Academy 14U & 12U divisions. Originally from Kentucky, Margaret played KHSAA and Club volleyball for six years where she won back-to-back MVP awards and a 1990 AAU All-tournament award. She continued her career playing NCAA Division I volleyball at the University of South Carolina.
Margaret uses a “whole-body” approach to her coaching; utilizing her continued education certifications in Sports Nutrition, Sport Specific strength and conditioning, Jr Agility, Behavior Modification and Sports Medicine. She continues to coach for notable area indoor programs including Sunshine Volleyball Club, American Martyrs School, South Torrance High School and volunteers for USYVL. Her teams have multiple gold, silver and bronze medals throughout her career. Some of her notable team awards are: 2017 AAU Volleyball Festival Division Winner; 2016 KHSAA Volleyball State Team Semifinalist; 2015 Central Zone Division Winner; 2011 JVA World Challenge Gold Champions.