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Mr. Joe Scanlin
Blinn College Physical Fitness Building

Joe Scanlin

Mr. Scanlin was born in Bryan, Texas and has lived there most of his life. He served in the Gulf War as a U.S. Marine. He also coached at St. Joseph high school from 1997-2002. He was the first ever head baseball coach for the high school and the assistant head football coach. In his two years as head baseball coach his team made the playoffs both years. As assistant head football coach, they made the playoffs three out of the four years he was there. Mr. Scanlin was also the general manager for Aerofit Health and Fitness (Carter Creek Location) in Bryan, Texas. Mr. Scanlin is married  and has four children (1girl and 3 boys). During his spare time he loves fishing, hunting, biking, and pretty much anything that is outdoor sports related.
Mr. Scanlin graduated in 2002 from Sam Houston State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology and a minor in History with an emphasis in coaching. He is currently working toward his master’s in Kinesiology at the University of Texas at Tyler.
Mr. Scanlin joined the Blinn in August 2005 as a part-time instructor teaching Beginning Weight Training. In 2010 Mr. Scanlin accepted a full-time faculty position. Currently he teaches 3-sections of Beginning Bowling, 5-sections of Beginning Weight Training, and 2-sections of Fitness Conditioning/ Health and Wellness at Bryan Collegiate High School in Bryan.