Varsity Head Coach

Lisa Kennedy


Coach Kennedy is in her tenth year in secondary education as an English teacher.  Before joining the Roswell family two years ago, she spent the previous four years at Creekview High School in Cherokee County and three years at Sonoraville High School in Gordon County.  A native of Canton, GA and a Cherokee High School graduate, Coach Kennedy attended Reinhardt College in Waleska, GA where she was a member of the Women's Basketball team.

During her first three years of coaching, Coach Kennedy served as the Varsity Assistant and Head Junior Varsity Basketball Coach at Sonoraville High School.  Competing in Georgia's AA Classification, the team improved from a first year start up program to a region contender.  

In 2008, Coach Kennedy became the Varsity Assistant Coach at Creekview High School.  Creekview went from a record of 7-19 the year before her arrival, to a record of 26-4 in her final season there.  During her time at Creekview the team also won back to back Region  Championships during the 2010-2011 and 2011-2012 seasons.  In addition, the team qualified for the State Tournament three times and reached the Sweet Sixteen in their last two appearances.     

In her second season at Roswell, Coach Kennedy led the team to a record of 21-9.  The team also finished as the Region 5-AAAAAA Runner Up and made it to the Sweet 16 of the state tournament. 

Coach Kennedy holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Reinhardt College.