06 Dec 42. Clarity, Purpose, and Impact With Coach Tony Johnson
Tony Johnson played high school football for 7 time State 6 A Champion Olathe North High School in Kansas City. Upon graduation, he attended Mid America Nazarene University on a football scholarship. Johnson has coached at numerous high schools in Texas and Kansas and has college coaching experience at TCU, Texas A&M University of Kingsville, and Bethany University to name a few. He has a bachelors in History and two Masters degrees. One in Administration and one in Liberal Arts. This is Coach Johnson 25 season in education.
Johnson shares his coaching philosophy that has been crafted by years of coaching. He and Colton discuss the impact a coach has on young minds and the culture he has sought to build in his program. Coach Johnson also shares what it is like to jump into a program in the rebuilding years. He shares four critical areas that he focused on when he took over as Bonham head coach. He suggests: getting to know the program, to build strong relationships, clarify vision and shared purpose, and finally maintain a positive mindset.