This is Thom’s third year as Stanford’s Head Coach; his first two seasons ended with National Top 10 finishes and multiple All-American awards. After competing in high school and college, Thom spent 10 years as Head Coach for Menlo School, where his students won multiple national titles and he trained multiple (eventual) collegiate All-Americans. He sits on on the Board for Golden State Mock Trial, on multiple committees for the American Mock Trial Association, and frequently works with up-and-coming programs. When not coaching SMT, he is the CEO at Beyond Type 1.
A former competitor and program president from Howard University, Darien has been involved with mock trial for a decade at the high school, undergraduate, and coaching levels. This is his third season with Stanford Mock Trial.
Carrie is in her second year coaching for Stanford Mock Trial, but formerly coached at Menlo School. While coaching for Menlo, she earned a national title as a co-coach for their 2018 Gladiator Championship.