Women's Volleyball Coaching Staff

HEAD COACH: Thomas Kirst


Thomas Kirst was hired as Simpson University’s head women’s volleyball coach in July 2013. He has coached at the college and high school levels. He was a guest coach for VBClinics.com held at The Foundry in San Francisco by Olympic gold medalist Pat Powers.

Athletics are a big part of Kirst’s life. He has been an active indoor and beach volleyball player for 30 years. He participates in four softball leagues and one volleyball league at Big League Dreams in Redding, Calif.

Kirst resides in Palo Cedro, Calif. He is a father of three: sons Kevin and Kyle and daughter Chasey.