Dave Wilkerson is an experienced high school educator and athletic coach. Over the past seven years, he has taught a wide variety of courses from American History, World History, AP U.S. Government & Politics, Geometry, and Health & P.E. He has served his previous school communities as a Varsity Football Defensive Coordinator, Head Wrestling Coach, Head Track & Field Coach, and Assistant Athletic Director. Dave earned his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Notre Dame in 2010 where he studied History and Film, Television, & Theatre. He earned a Master of Arts in Teaching from the University of West Georgia in 2017.
Originally from Jonesboro, Georgia, Dave comes from a family of educators as his mother and both of his older brothers are all involved in educational careers. In his free time, Dave loves Notre Dame and Falcons football, collecting vinyl records, cycling, and going to the movies. He believes that athletics are vital to the overall education of young students. He is tremendously excited for the growing educational and athletics programs at Atlanta Jewish Academy.