Linfield Christian Athletics is excited to announce the selection of Mr. Waheed Mitchell as Linfield’s new athletic director!
Waheed served as Linfield’s Varsity Boys Basketball coach last season. He’s been a successful basketball coach for 17 years, but he also steps into the position with 7 years of administration experience, including a tenure as the Athletic Director at Horizon Prep High School in San Diego. In addition to serving as a P.E. teacher, Waheed has coached boys basketball at The Balboa School, Chaparral High School, Temecula Valley High School, The Rock Academy, and San Diego City College, winning numerous conference and section titles and even a California state championship! Known for his contagious enthusiasm and his strong work ethic, Waheed is a man of faith and integrity, a leader committed to developing disciplined, respectful, hard-working athletes on and off the court, and he is credited with a remarkable ability to lead people toward a common goal.
Waheed has been married to his wife Brandy for 16 years; they have three daughters: Brittany (24), Breanna (15), and Bailee (12), and they attend Reliance Church here in Temecula. He will officially start in his new role as Linfield Christian’s Athletic Director on July 1, 2019.