Eric Cantrell is joining Walla Walla University as the new Director of Athletics. Eric comes to us from Pine Forge Academy, where he is the current Athletic Director, Chair of PE and Health, and Head Coach for the Boys' Varsity Basketball team. A graduate of Oakwood University with his Bachelor of Science in Fitness and Wellness, Eric has also completed his Master's in Public Administration - Sports Management & Athletics from West Chester University of Pennsylvania.
Eric is in the process of moving to the Walla Walla Valley from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is excited to experience living in the Pacific Northwest for the first time, and to have the opportunity to lead WWU Athletics into the future. Please join us in extending a warm welcome to Eric as he joins the WWU team!