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Steve Sarkisian | Head Coach
Hometown: Torrance, California
Experience:

  • 1992 USC (Baseball)
  • 1993-94 El Camino College (Quarterback)
  • 1995-96 BYU (Quarterback)
  • 1997-99 Saskatchewan Roughriders (Quarterback)
  • 2000 El Camino College (Quarterbacks Coach)
  • 2001 USC (Graduate Assistant)
  • 2002-03 USC (Quarterbacks Coach)
  • 2004 Oakland Raiders (Quarterbacks Coach)
  • 2005-06 USC (Assistant Head Coach, Quarterbacks Coach)
  • 2007-08 USC (Assistant Head Coach, Offensive Coordinator, Quarterbacks Coach)
  • 2009-13 Washington (Head Coach)

Offensive Staff

Clay Helton | Offensive Coordinator, Quarterbacks Coach
Hometown: Sugarland, Texas
Experience:

  • 1990-92 Auburn (Quarterback)
  • 1993-94 Houston (Quarterback)
  • 1995 Duke (Graduate Assistant)
  • 1996 Duke (Running Backs Coach)
  • 1997-99 Houston (Running Backs Coach)
  • 2000-02 Memphis (Running Backs Coach)
  • 2003-06 Memphis (Wide Receivers Coach)
  • 2007-09 Memphis (Assistant Head Coach, Offensive Coordinator, Quarterbacks Coach)
  • 2009 Arkansas State (Offensive Coordinator, Quarterbacks Coach)
  • 2010-11 USC (Quarterbacks Coach)
  • 2012 USC (Passing Game Coordinator, Quarterbacks Coach)
  • 2013 USC (Offensive Coordinator, Quarterbacks Coach, Interim Head Coach)

Johnny Nansen | Assistant Head Coach, Special Teams Coordinator, Running Backs Coach
Hometown: Long Beach, California
Experience:

  • 1994-96 Washington State (Linebacker)
  • 1998 Cabrillo HS Long Beach (Defensive Coordinator)
  • 1999 Louisville (Graduate Assistant)
  • 2000 Montana State (Running Backs Coach)
  • 2001-03 Idaho State (Defensive Backs Coach)
  • 2004-08 Idaho (Linebackers Coach, Defensive Line Coach, Special Teams Coach)
  • 2009-10 Washington (Special Teams Coach, Defensive Line Coach, Recruiting Coordinator)
  • 2012 Washington (Assistant Head Coach, Special Teams Coach, Recruiting Coordinator)
  • 2013 Washington (Assistant Head Coach, Special Teams Coach, Running Backs Coach)
Tim Drevno | Running Game Coordinator, Offensive Line Coach
Hometown: Torrance, California
Experience:
  • 1987-88 El Camino College (Offensive Lineman)
  • 1989-90 Cal State Fullerton (Offensive Lineman)
  • 1993-95 Montana State (Tight Ends)
  • 1996-97 Montana State (Running Backs)
  • 1998 UNLV (Running Backs Coach)
  • 1999 San Jose State (Offensive Line Coach)
  • 2000-02 Idaho (Offensive Line Coach)
  • 2003-06 San Diego (Offensive Coordinator, Offensive Line Coach)
  • 2007-08 Stanford (Tight Ends Coach)
  • 2009-10 Stanford (Offensive Line Coach)
  • 2011 San Francisco 49ers (Offensive Line Coach)

Tee Martin | Passing Game Coordinator, Wide Receivers Coach
Hometown: Mobile, Alabama
Experience:

  • 1996-99 Tennessee (Quarterback)
  • 2000-01 Pittsburgh Steelers (Quarterback)
  • 2002 Philadelphia Eagles / Rhein Fire (Quarterback)
  • 2003 Oakland Raiders (Quarterback)
  • 2004-05 Winnipeg Blue Bombers (Quarterback)
  • 2006 Morehouse College (Passing Game Coordinator)
  • 2007 North Cobb HS (Passing Game Coordinator, Quarterbacks Coach)
  • 2008 North Atlanta HS (Offensive Coordinator, Quarterbacks Coach)
  • 2009 New Mexico (Quarterbacks Coach)
  • 2010-11 Kentucky (Wide Receivers Coach)
  • 2012-13 USC (Wide Receivers Coach)

Marques Tuiasosopo | Associate Head Coach, Tight Ends Coach
Hometown: Long Beach, California
Experience:

  • 1997-2000 Washington (Quarterback)
  • 2001-06 Oakland Raiders (Quarterback)
  • 2007 New York Jets (Quarterback)
  • 2008 Oakland Raiders (Quarterback)
  • 2009-10 Washington (Assistant Strength Coach)
  • 2011 UCLA (Graduate Assistant)
  • 2012 UCLA (Tight Ends Coach)
  • 2013 Washington (Quarterbacks Coach, Interim Head Coach)

Jaron Fairmon | Offensive Graduate Assistant
Hometown: West Covina, CA
Experience:

  • 2003-06 Fresno State (Wide Receiver)
  • 2008 Nichols College (Wide Receivers Coach/Special Teams)
  • 2009 Nichols College (Passing Game Coordinator/Wide Receivers Coach/Special Teams)
  • 2010 Nichols College (Offensive Coordinator/Wide Receivers Coach/Special Teams)
  • 2011 Western State College (Wide Receivers Coach/Special Teams)
  • 2012 Crespi High School (Assistant Coach)
  • 2013 USC (Graduate Assistant-Special Teams)
Kyle DeVan | Offensive Graduate Assistant
Hometown: Vacaville, CA
Experience:
  • 2004-07 Oregon State (Offensive Lineman)
  • 2009-10 Indianapolis Colts (Offensive Lineman)
  • 2011 Philadelphia Eagles (Offensive Lineman)
  • 2012 Tennessee Titans (Offensive Lineman)
  • 2013 Oregon State (Graduate Assistant)

Defensive Staff

Justin Wilcox | Defensive Coordinator
Hometown: Eugene, Oregon
Experience:

  • 1996-99 Oregon (Defensive Back)
  • 2001-02 Boise State (Graduate Assistant)
  • 2003-05 Cal (Linebackers Coach)
  • 2006-09 Boise State (Defensive Coordinator)
  • 2010-11 Tennessee (Defensive Coordinator)
  • 2012-13 Washington (Defensive Coordinator)
Chris Wilson | Defensive Line Coach
Hometown: Richardson, Texas
Experience:
  • 1988-91 Oklahoma (Linebacker)
  • 1993 Indiana State (Graduate Assistant)
  • 1994 Indiana State (Linebackers Coach)
  • 1995 Northern Illinois (Linebackers Coach)
  • 1996 Northeastern Oklahoma (Defensive Coordinator, Defensive Line Coach)
  • 1997 Indiana State (Defensive Coordinator, Linebackers Coach)
  • 1998-99 Illinois State (Defensive Line Coach)
  • Spring 2000 Army (Defensive Line Coach)
  • 2000-04 Colorado (Defensive Line Coach)
  • 2005-06 Oklahoma (Defensive Ends Coach
  • 2007-09 Oklahoma (Special Teams Coordinator, Defensive Ends Coach)
  • 2010 Mississippi State (Co-Defensive Coordinator, Defensive Line Coach)
  • 2011-12 Mississippi State (Defensive Coordinator)
  • 2013 Georgia (Defensive Line Coach)

Peter Sirmon | Associate Head Coach, Recruiting Coordinator, Linebackers Coach
Hometown: Walla Walla, Washington
Experience:

  • 1996-99 Oregon (Linebacker)
  • 2000-06 Tennessee Titans (Linebacker)
  • 2008 Central Washington (Linebackers Coach)
  • 2009 Oregon (Graduate Assistant)
  • 2010 Tennessee (Graduate Assistant)
  • 2011 Tennessee (Linebackers Coach)
  • 2012 Washington (Linebackers Coach)
  • 2013 Washington (Linebackers Coach, Recruiting Coordinator)

Keith Heyward | Defensive Passing Game Coordinator, Defensive Backs Coach

Hometown: Woodland Hills, California
Experience:

  • 1997-2000 Oregon State (Cornerback)
  • CFL: BC Lions, Scottish Claymores, Los Angeles Avengers
  • 2005-06 Oregon State (Graduate Assistant-Cornerbacks)
  • 2007 Cal Poly San Luis Obispo (Linebackers Coach)
  • 2008-11 Oregon State (Defensive Backs Coach)
  • 2012-13 Washington (Defensive Backs Coach)
Patrick Henderson | Defensive Graduate Assistant
Hometown: Oakland, California
Experience:
  • 2006-09 Oregon State (Cornerback, Kick Returner)
  • 2010-13 Contra Costa College (Defensive Backs Coach)
Drew Pearson | Defensive Graduate Assistant
Hometown: Altadena, California
Experience:
  • 2004 Mt San Antonio College (Cornerback)
  • 2005-07 Utah State (Cornerback)

Strength and Conditioning

Ivan Lewis | Strength and Conditioning Coach
Hometown: Snoqualmie, Washington
Experience:

  • 2000-01 Mt. Si High School (Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach)
  • 2002-03 San Diego (Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach)
  • 2004-05 San Diego Chargers (Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach)
  • 2006-08 USC (Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach)
  • 2009-13 Washington (Head Strength and Conditioning Coach)