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: Northern New Jersey (Sussex, Passaic, Bergen, Morris, Essex, Hudson Counties), Texas (excluding Dallas area), Florida (Orlando, Tampa, St. Petersburg)   FULL BIO
Defensive Coordinator/Assistant Head Coach
Paul Ferraro
Recruiting Areas: New York (Dutchess, Orange and South), Ohio, Kentucky   FULL BIO
Offensive Line Coach/Associate Head Coach
Jon McLaughlin
Recruiting Areas: Eastern Pennsylvania, Southern New Jersey (Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, Salem, Cumberland, Atlantic, Cape May), Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin, Missouri (East of Kansas City area), Delaware   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, Washington D.C., Maryland   FULL BIO
Wide Receivers Coach
Todd Gilcrist
Recruiting Areas: Western and Central Pennsylvania (Dauphin, York, North Umberland and West), Southern California (Los Angeles, San Bernadino, Orange, Riverside, San Diego, Imperial Counties), Arizona, New Mexico   FULL BIO
Linebackers Coach/Special Teams Coordinator
Justin Stovall
Recruiting Areas: Georgia, Florida (Panhandle, Jacksonville, Miami)   FULL BIO
Defensive Line Coach
Darin Edwards
Recruiting Areas: New England (Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont, Maine), Arkansas, Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi   FULL BIO
Quarterbacks Coach
Ricky Santos
Recruiting Areas: Texas (Dallas area), Oklahoma, Minnesota, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, Missouri (Kansas City Area), North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, Canada   FULL BIO
Defensive Assistant
Andrae Murphy
Andrae Murphy entered his first season at Columbia University as its Defensive Quality Control Coach in 2017.   FULL BIO
Director of Football Sport Performance
Robert 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
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