Brett Newman - New Athletic Director at Emmanuel Christian

08/25/2013

It
is with great excitement that we welcome Brett Newman as ECA's Athletic
Director.  Coach Newman was the unanimous choice of the selection
committee as he comes to Emmanuel with a rock solid statement of faith, a
passion for athletics, outstanding organizational and people skills,
and a vision for the future of our athletics program. He has experience
as an AD and was the first AD for the New Mexico Home School Athletic
Association.  He brings with him over 20 years of coaching experience at
multiple levels of basketball including professional minor leagues,
NCAA Division II, U.S. military all-stars, junior college, and high
school. He also possesses an extensive camp and clinic background. Coach
Newman's most recent position was Recruiting Coordinator and Top
Assistant Men's Basketball Coach at Cedarville University.

 

Some
of the comments from interviewers were; "He has leadership experience
and qualities."  "Committed to building into the lives of youth." "A
leader, organized, articulated, and passionate."  "A good listener." 
"Interested in a long-term plan."  "Great recruiting ideas."

 

Coach Newman,
who holds a degree in sports management from Bryson University, is
retired from the United States Marine Corps. He and his wife, Cindy, are
parents to three adult children Casey, Colby, and Kiera. Please join us
in welcoming Coach Newman to the ECA family. We are excited to partner
with Coach Newman in intentionally imparting a Christ-centered worldview
to our athletics program.