Assistant Principal, Athletics
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Tommy Eubanks is a Phoenix native and comes to Desert Vista from Chaparral High School, where he served as Athletic Director for the past five years. Prior to being hired at Chaparral, Mr. Eubanks was a Physical Education Teacher and Athletic Director at Hillcrest Middle School and the Varsity Baseball coach at Mountain Ridge High School, where he was voted the Northeast Valley Coach of the Year in 2007 and 2010.
Mr. Eubanks coached Boys Golf, Basketball and Cross Country in the Deer Valley Unified School District and was a member of the baseball coaching staff at Deer Valley High School when they won the 5A Division 2 State Championship in 2006. Mr. Eubanks is a respected member of the athletic community and has served on a variety of AIA committees.
Mr. Eubanks comes from a family of educators, which include his grandparents, his parents as well as his sister and his brother in law. He played baseball at Central Arizona Community College under Head Coach Clint Meyers and McNeese State University, both of which were on baseball scholarships.
Mr. Eubanks is married to his wife Heather Eubanks of 11 years who is also an educator. Mr. Eubanks and his wife have three children, Bashtian (9), Lillabelle (6), and Avanden(1).