SAN ANGELO, TX – San Angelo ISD and Lake View High School are proud to announce that Coach Donita Brown is the new Head Coach of Women’s Volleyball. Coach Brown most recently served as the Head Coach of Women’s Volleyball and Women’s Track and Field at McCamey ISD, where she has been coaching and teaching since 2019.
“We are delighted to welcome Coach Brown to the Chiefs and Girls’ Track and Field Program,” said SAISD Executive Director of Track and Field Rodney Chant. “We look forward to the leadership and skills she will bring to volleyball and other sports to Lake View.”
Coach Brown believes in developing our athletes not only on the court and in the classroom, but more importantly, in making them young women who can be successful in life. “We are excited about Coach Brown’s sincere desire to serve at Lake View High School. She can’t wait to get started and will be moving to San Angelo in June where she will start working immediately, ”said Dr. Farrah Gomez, Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources and Professional Learning.
In addition to his time as a coach, Coach Brown also has personal athletic background in basketball, volleyball, track and field, golf, tennis, cheerleading, and the sport of powerlifting. She is a Texas High School Powerlifting Association (THSPA) certified judge for high school powerlifting as well as currently a competitive powerlifter through the USA Powerlifting (USAPL). She also brings knowledge of health-related planning, including exercise programs and meal planning.
Beyond the volleyball court and track and field programs, Coach Brown will also assume the role of special education teacher for Lake View High School. She has two years of experience as a special education teacher and a total of eight years serving adults and adolescents with disabilities.
Coach Brown is also the mother of two sons, Leary, 12, and Jayven, 6.
Coach Brown holds a Master of Science in Psychology from Walden University and a Bachelor of Science from Angelo State University. She is originally from McCamey, Texas, and is happy to maintain her ties to West Texas. Coach Brown is excited to meet her Maiden athletes and return to live, train and teach in San Angelo, where she completed her undergraduate education.