16Adidas Assistant Coach
Megan Paustian is in her third season coaching at Platform Elite. She was the head coach of 16Adidas last season and was an assistant coach for the 18National and 17-1 teams during the 2013-2014 season. Megan is currently a Graduate Assistant for the women’s volleyball team at St. Ambrose University, where she is enrolled in the Master’s in Organizational Leadership program.
Megan is a 2013 graduate of Pleasant Valley High School, where in her senior season, she was selected 2nd team all conference, and all state honorable mention. Pleasant Valley recorded a school record 38-2, while capping off the season with a 4th place finish at state. Megan played her club season with Platform Elite, coached by Dawn Kerr.
Megan continued her volleyball career at Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, transferring to Mount Mercy University in Cedar Rapids her sophomore year. She was selected all conference honorable mention her sophomore year, and helped Mount Mercy qualify for their very first trip to Nationals during her junior year.