Mr. Eric Coonrod graduated from Cloud county Community College in 1993, and from Emporia State University in December 0f 1995 wit ha Bachelor's Degree in Social Science Education. From 1996 until 2003, Mr. Coonrod worked at North Central High School in Morrowville, KS where he taught Government, American History, World History Geography, and the 7th and 8th grade Social Studies, as well as summer Drivers Ed. He was also a Scholar's Bowl sponsor, Cross Country coach and Track coach while at North Central. Mr. Coonrod started at then EHS in the fall 0f 2003, where he teaches Government, World History, Current Issues, and 8th Grade Social Studies. He is also the Cross Country coach, as well as sponsoring Scholars Bowl, the Senior Class and E-Club.

Mr. Coonrod and his wife Steph were married in July of 2000 and have 3 daughters, Jordyn, born in in march 2002, Peyton, born in November of 2005, and Reygan born in September of 2008. They currently live in Holyrood, KS. Mr Coonrod has begun stockpiling shotguns and small arms in anticipation of this 3 daugthers' teen years. In his spare time, Mr. Coonrod likes hunting, fishing, golf, working on cars or his house and following NASCAR and other racing divisions.