Coach Gardner is in his 4th year teaching at Desert Edge HS. He will be teaching Strength & Conditioning and Advanced Physical Education this year. Coach Gardner is in his 14th year in the Agua Fria Union High School District. Coach Gardner previously taught at the Coldwater Academy for the nine years and taught one year at Millennium HS before coming to Desert Edge. Coach Gardner coaches Football and Track at Desert Edge and oversees the football team's strength and conditioning program. Coach Gardner earned his Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science from Buena Vista University and his Master's degree from Northern Arizona University. Coach Gardner and his wife, Lorrie, have three energetic sons, Braylon (14), Jace (12), and TJ (9). Go Scorpions!