The Joel Pearson File: Education
Master of Science in Sport Management - Cardinal Stritch University
Bachelors Degree in History / Coaching - The Evergreen State College

T
he Joel Pearson File: Positions Held
Director of Track & Field, Cross Country - Harrier Track Club
Director of Track & Field, Cross Country - Cardinal Stritch University

Head Cross Country, Assistant Track & Field Coach - Kennesaw State University
Head Cross Country, Assistant Track & Field Coach - North Carolina A&T State University 
Director of Track & Field Operations - University of Iowa   
Assistant Track & Field, Cross Country Coach - Indiana Purdue Fort Wayne
Head Cross Country, Track & Field Coach - Whatcom Community College 
Distance Track & Field Coach at Meridian, Lynden, Nooksack High School

The Joel Pearson File: Coaching
6 x National Champions
48 x USATF & Collegiate all-Americans
74 x USATF & Collegiate National Qualifiers 
Canadian Track & Field National Qualifier (1500, 5000)
Canadian Olympic Trials Qualifier (3k Steeple Chase)
American Junior 50k Track Record Holder - (3:10:07)
El Salvador National Junior 800 / 1k Record 
World Junior Qualifier
National Collegiate DMR Record 
3 x National Collegiate Athlete of the Year Awards
269 Collegiate School Records Broken 

The Joel Pearson File: Certifications 
IAAF Level V Academy Coach - Endurance (Distinction)
IAAF Level V Academy Coach – Youth (July 2017 – Thesis)
USATF Level 3 Track & Field Certification – Endurance (distinction)     
USATF Level 3 Track & Field Certification – Youth (July 2017 – Thesis)        
USATF Level 2 Track & Field Certification – Endurance
USATF Level 2 Track & Field Certification – Sprints/Hurdles/Relays
USATF Level 2 Track & Field Certification – Jumps
USATF Level 2 Track & Field Certification – Combined Events
USATF Level 2 Track & Field Certification – Youth
USATF Instructor Training Certification (USATF Level 1 Instructor)      
USATF Level 1 Track & Field Certification
USATF Cross Country Specialist Course
USATF Emerging Elite Coaches Camp – Endurance (Grant Recipient)
USTFCCCA Masters Endorsement – Mid-Distances
USTFCCCA Masters Endorsement – Long-Distance
USTFCCCA Masters Endorsement – Cross Country
USTFCCCA Head Collegiate Coaching (307)
USTFCCCA Specialist Certification – Endurance (305)
USTFCCCA Sports Science for Endurance Events (409)
USTFCCCA Education (201, 202, 401, 404, 406) 
RRCA Coaching Level 1 Certification
U.S. Paralympics Track & Field Level 1
NACACTFCA Athletics Congress Education