Meet the Department

Athletic Director

Brian DeHaan

With over fifteen years of coaching experience, Brian DeHaan enters his ninth year of service at Maranatha.  Mr. DeHaan serves as Maranatha's Athletic Director, overseeing a record 20 sports that consist of programs both on and off campus. Mr. DeHaan played baseball and graduated from Azusa Pacific University (APU) in 2000 with a degree in Psychology, and earned a Masters in Divinity from Fuller Theological Seminary in 2005. With collegiate level playing experience and high school level coaching expertise, Mr. DeHaan brings first-hand understanding and leadership to our competitive athletic program. At Maranatha, Mr. DeHaan has also taught Mathematics and served as the Head Baseball Coach from 2007-2011 where he led the team to back-to-back CIF Championship appearances.  In 2009 Mr. DeHaan led the baseball program to a CIF Championship and has helped establish reliability and excellence in the athletic program.  Beyond his role as Athletic Director, Mr. DeHaan started the annual missions trip to Nicaragua where he lived, coached, and played baseball for three summers.

Assistant Athletic Director

Eddie Arnett

Eddie Arnett ('96) has been a member of the Maranatha community for the past 13 years serving in a number of capacities, as well as being an alum. This diversity affords him tremendous passion and a wide perspective of the ministry of Maranatha as a whole. Mr. Arnett began coaching boys' soccer at Maranatha in 1999, spending 8 years as an assistant coach, then head coach, as well as coaching track in 2005 and 2006. A graduate of Azusa Pacific University, he received a BA in Liberal Studies with an emphasis in Physical Education, and joined our faculty in 2004 teaching in the Physical Education Department. In addition to coaching soccer and track, he served as the Assistant Director of Student Activities and as a faculty member of the Bible Department. Since 2006, Mr. Arnett has served as the Assistant Athletic Director and has helped establish consistency in our athletic program as a whole.

 


 

Maranatha's Athletic
Department Staff
Brian DeHaan    Athletic Director     (626) 817-4060
       
Eddie Arnett Assistant Athletic Director   (626) 817-4061
       
Thomas Stafford Director of Sports Information and Community Outreach   (626) 817-4000
       
Kelly Wierema Athletic Trainer   (626) 817-4064
       
  Coaches' Office   (626) 817-4063
       
       

 

 

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