Exercise and Sports Science


Photo of Dr. Mickey Kerr

Dr. Mickey Kerr

School of Exercise and Sport Science
Office: Mayborn 2325
UMHB Mail Box:UMHB Box 8010900 College St, Box 8010BeltonTX76513
Phone: (254) 295-4232(254) 295-4232
Subjects Taught: Exercise and Sport Science, Sport Management
Degrees Earned: D.S.M., Doctor of Sport Management, United States Sports Academy; M.B.E., Master of Business Education, West Texas State University; B.B.A., Bachelor of Business Administration, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

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 (CFP) 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 Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Enrolled Agent (EA) and is employed as a Sr. Tax Advisor. Mickey Jr. graduated from UMHB in 2007.

Strength in teaching, research, and exercise.