Football Coaching Staff
Patricia and Shepard Alexander Head Coach of Football
Al Bagnoli
Al Bagnoli, a nine-time Ivy League Football Champion and one of the all-time winningest head coaches in NCAA FCS history, started at Columbia prior to the 2015 season.   FULL BIO
Offensive Coordinator/Tight Ends Coach
Mark Fabish
Recruiting Areas: New Jersey (Sussex, Passaic, Bergen, Morris, Essex, Hudson Counties), Texas, and Oklahoma   FULL BIO
Defensive Coordinator/Assistant Head Coach
Paul Ferraro
Recruiting Areas: New York (Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, West Chester, Rockland, New York, Bronx, Queens, Kings, Richmond, Nassau, and Suffolk Counties), Ohio, Kentucky   FULL BIO
Offensive Line Coach/Associate Head Coach
Jon McLaughlin
Recruiting Areas: Eastern Pennsylvania, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin   FULL BIO
Passing Game Coordinator/Running Backs Coach
John Audino
Recruiting Areas: New York (Sullivan, Ulster, Columbia Counties and North) Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, DC, Maryland   FULL BIO
Wide Receivers Coach
Todd Gilcrist
Recruiting Areas: Western and Central Pennsylvania, Southern California (Los Angeles, San Bernadino, Orange, Riverside, San Diego, Imperial Counties)   FULL BIO
Linebackers Coach/Special Teams Coordinator
Justin Stovall
Recruiting Areas: New Jersey (Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, Salem, Cumberland, Atlantic, Cape May Counties), Delaware, Florida, and Georgia   FULL BIO
Secondary Coach/Recruiting Coordinator
Jon Poppe
Recruiting Areas: New Jersey (Warren, Hunterdon, Somerset, Union, Middlesex, Mercer, Monmouth, Ocean), Northern Cal., (Ventura County & North) Washington, Oregon, Colorado, Utah, Hawaii   FULL BIO
Defensive Line Coach
Darin Edwards
Recruiting Areas: Connecticut, Arkansas, Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi   FULL BIO
Quarterbacks Coach
Ricky Santos
Recruiting Areas: Massachusetts/New England; Minnesota, Missouri, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, Arizona, Nevada   FULL BIO
Kevin Callahan
Offensive Assistant
Kevin Callahan
Lewis Walker
Defensive Assistant
Lewis Walker
Director of Football Sport Performance
Bob Gilmartin
Robert (Bob) Gilmartin started at Columbia as the Director of Sports Performance for Football in April 2014.   FULL BIO
Assistant Sports Performance/Speed & Conditioning Coach
Darius Ducré
Darius Ducré was hired as an Assistant Director of Sport Performance/Speed and Conditioning Coach in August of 2016.   FULL BIO
Assistant Director of Sport Performance
Frank Lisante
Frank Lisante started his role as a Strength & Conditioning Coach at Columbia in April 2015. Lisante oversees all strength & conditioning aspects for the Lions football program.   FULL BIO
Director of Football Administration and Alumni Affairs
Greg Lamb
Greg Lamb joined the Columbia football staff in 2009 as the team's video coordinator.   FULL BIO
Director of Player Personnel
Eric Hahn
Eric Hahn joined the Columbia Football Program in April 2015 as Director of Player Personnel. Hahn is in charge of the Lions recruiting efforts while also helping with other administrative duties.    FULL BIO
Director of Social Media / Assistant Director of Player Personnel
Joe Sibley
Joe Sibley was hired as the Director of Social Media/Assistant Director of Player Personnel in May of 2016.   FULL BIO
Video Coordinator
Jay Fitch
Jay Fitch was promoted to the Video Coordinator for the Columbia football team prior to the 2016 season, after spending 2015 as a Video Assistant.   FULL BIO