Coaching Staff

Holly Baron

FCS Girls Head Coach

Coach Baron is a fourth year coach with the AHS Cross Country team. She obtained both her Bachelor's and Master's Degrees from Kennesaw State University. Coach Baron began running in middle school excelling in both cross country and track and has continued running ever since. These days her training consists of running, biking, strength and HIIT training, and yoga.


Derek Wright

FCS Boys Head Coach

Coach Wright is a first year coach with the AHS Cross Country team. Since the beginning of his teaching career, he has taught in the English department at Alpharetta High School, and he holds a Specialist Degree from Kennesaw State University in English Education. Coach Wright is an avid runner and has completed multiple marathons and 50Ks. He is currently training for multiple 12-hour races and a 100 miler in September.