David Collins serves as the Head Varsity Soccer coach, assistant Football Coach, and Science Teacher at The Brook Hill School. Coach Collins received his Bachelor’s degree from East Texas Baptist University and his Master’s in Education from UT Tyler. Coach Collins began his coaching career at East Texas Baptist University where he served as the assistant Men’s soccer coach for seven years (1996-2003) and was part of the Tigers back to back National Championships in 1998 and 1999. In 1999 he became the first coach of the Women’s Soccer program at ETBU and guided them to the playoffs in their third season earning Coach Collins American Southwest Conference Coach of the Year honors in 2001. In 2003 Coach Collins and his family made the move to Brook Hill where he enters his 13th season as the Head Coach of the Guard and Lady Guard leading them to trips to the Final Four in five of the last seven years and State Finalist in 2010 and 2015 for the boys; and a Final Four berth for the girls in the first three years of the program which includes winning Back to Back TAPPS Division III State Championship in 2013 and 2014. In 2013, Coach Collins was named Private School Coach of the Year for the state of Texas by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.
Coach Collins and his wife Christi married in 1997, and they have two sons Caleb (16) and Joshua (13).