Dr. Mickey Kerr
Exercise and Sport Science Department
Mickey Kerr has been associated with the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor in various capacities. He attended UMHB as a student and played baseball for the Crusaders from 1976-1980. Upon receiving his BBA in Management from UMHB in 1980, he began working for the University as an assistant baseball coach, dormitory director, and admissions counselor. In 1982, Mickey was named the head baseball coach for UMHB and remained in that position, along with continuing to serve as dormitory director and admissions counselor, for two years. For the next 10 years, he coached and taught in the public interscholastic system, was an intercollegiate head baseball coach/athletic director, and was a wellness coordinator for a public utility company. In 1994, Mickey returned to UMHB as an assistant baseball coach, then head baseball coach, and since 2001 has been a full-time member of the faculty in the Exercise and Sport Science Department. Mickey holds the rank of Professor and primarily teaches Sport Management courses. Mickey's wife, Dee, is employed as a financial advisor in the wealth management industry. She holds the Certified Financial Planner designation, as well as the CLU, ChFC, and LUTCF professional insurance designations. Mickey's daughter, Courtney, is a middle school teacher, girls athletic coordinator, and coach. Courtney graduated from UMHB in 2005 and is married to college baseball coach, Kyle Kilgo. Mickey's son, Mickey Jr., is a tax accountant and currently working towards the Certified Public Accountant license. Mickey Jr. graduated from UMHB in 2007.