Todd Verwers steps into the role of interim head coach, after serving as an assistant coach for the past three seasons. In addition to his time as an assistant with the Graceland program, Todd has been coaching high school softball for the past 10 years. From 2006-2014, he was the head softball coach at Martensdale-St. Marys High School. From 2014 - present he has been the head coach at West Marshall High School.
Coach Verwers has been involved in the sport his entire life, playing in the Men's Major Fast-Pitch league throughout the midwest over the past 25 years, most recently with the Quad City Sox.
Bill "Duke" Dudek, a 1965 graduate of Graceland, is a long-time faculty member and coach at Graceland University. While he has taught and coached in a variety of areas, he is currently most recognized for his work with special populations and integrating local school children into his classes to enhance the experience for his students as well as the children.