Lovett Director of Athletics Steve Franks has named Katie Johnson as assistant athletic director, effective July 1. Johnson has served the past two seasons as varsity volleyball coach, and will retain those duties in addition to those of her new post.
Johnson has guided the Lions volleyball program to the AAA state semifinals the past two seasons. Prior to coming to Lovett, she was the two-time Region 7-AAAAA Coach of the Year at Cambridge High School, guiding the Bears to their first-ever state semifinal berth.
Teaching English in the Upper School since coming to Lovett, Johnson has also served as an assistant in the weight room for winter and spring seasons, and assisted in the game management of home athletic events.