June 22, 2017
FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Tim Mannigel, a longtime Concordia Lutheran High School coach and teacher, has been named the new athletic director. He will assume the position on July 1 with the retirement of Dean Doerffler.
"It's an honor to assume the role of athletic director at Concordia,” Mannigel said. “Concordia is a school with a rich athletic heritage, and the goal will be to create an environment where the level of excellence already established will be continued."
Mannigel has served as an English teacher and head football coach at Concordia since 1997. While he will no longer teach, he will continue on as the head football coach.
"Coaching is still something I enjoy and working with the players and the coaching staff at Concordia is very rewarding,” he said. “We hope to continue our run of recent success in 2017.”
Concordia Lutheran High School, located at 1601 St. Joe River Drive in Fort Wayne, Ind., was founded in 1935 as a private, co-educational Lutheran high school open to students of all faiths and backgrounds. With Christ at the center, Concordia continues to pursue educational excellence that equips individuals for lifelong learning and service as disciples of Jesus Christ. Learn more at www.clhscadets.com.