Robert Leaird joined the Coker staff as the assistant coach for the men's and women's golf programs in January of 2016.
Leaird came to Coker with a wealth of knowledge and experience. A U.S. Army verteran, Leaird served in the Army from 2007-2011 where he received the Army Good Conduct Award and the Operation Iraqi Freedom Medal. Upon retiring from the Army, Leaird served as the Assistant Golf Professional at the Hartsville Country Club until 2014 when he opened his own business, E-Z Stitch Embroidery.
A native of Hartsville, S.C., Leaird will assist both the men's and women's golf teams.