Head Coach Makenna Barker

Barker was a Club Volleyball team member for Illini Elite in Bloomington from 2009-2011, and for Peoria Elite from 2012-2013, and was a member of the Illinois College volleyball team during the 2014- 2015 academic year.

Barker has been an IHSA Volleyball Official since 2013, an Assistant Volleyball Coach for Lewistown District #97 since 2015, and the Eastside Club Volleyball Coach in East Peoria since October 2017.

Barker received her Associate of Arts and Sciences degree from Spoon River College in 2016 and her Bachelor of General Studies degree from Western Illinois University in 2018. She will be continuing on to graduate school to obtain her Master's degree and eventually a PsyD.