Joe Kopp
Joe Kopp
Title: Linebackers Coach/Recruiting Coordinator/Social Media Director
Phone: (503) 370-6424
Year: 1st
Degree: BA, Rhetoric and Media Studies, Lewis & Clark College '13

Joe Kopp is in his first season as an assistant coach at Willamette in 2019. He will be working with the linebackers, and will also serves as the recruiting coordinator and the social media director for the Bearcats.

Kopp was the linebackers coach at Lewis & Clark College from 2014 through 2018. He coached four players who earned All-Northwest Conference honors.

Prior to coaching, Kopp played safety on the football team at Lewis & Clark for four years from 2009 through 2012. He was selected All-NWC and was the team's Most Valuable Defensive Player as a senior in 2012. He graduated from L&C with a bachelor's degree in Rhetoric and Media Studies in 2013. He then played professional football for the Trvana Bulldogs in Slovakia as part of the Czech Football League in 2014.