Collier Lawrence enters her fifth season at Nevada as a volunteer assistant cross country and track and field coach.
The Reno, Nev. native graduated from Washington State University in 2009 with a B.S. in Kinesiology and Movement Studies. While at Washington State, Lawrence lettered in cross country and track and field. She was a two-time PAC 10 scorer (2006 and 2008) and three-time regional qualifier (2006-08) in the 3,000-meter steeplechase.
Prior to joining the Nevada coaching staff, Lawrence was a student coach at Washington State (2008-09) and an assistant coach for the Junior Silver State Striders (2004-06).
Lawrence has a brother who runs for Portland State University and a sister who runs for the University of Washington.