Michelle Goodall

Michelle Goodall has more than 25 years of experience directing and coaching volleyball programs.  Goodall has worked with the Iowa Region of USA Volleyball at various levels for the past 10 years, serving as the Director of Membership Development, which includes: Education Director, SafeSport Lead, Beach Director & Beach HP Director, Sitting Volleyball Director and the Director of Communications USC. 

Goodall holds a CAP Level III Certification, is a Master IMPACT Instructor and is a proud member of the USA Volleyball’s Paralympic Commission, USA Volleyball’s Sport Development Commission, USA Volleyball’s Education and SafeSport Committees. Michelle is also a member of the American Beach Tour work group.


In early Spring 2016, Goodall was called to serve as the Team Leader for the Women’s National Sitting Volleyball team. This role included usual DOVO responsibilities for the staff and team while preparing for and traveling to competition.  These opportunities have included the Dutch Games (June 2016), the Rio Paralympics (September 2016) where the team picked up their first Paralympic gold medal and most recently, the World Super Six Tournament in Hangzhou, China (May 2017).  

Michelle is an active high school coach and since 1999, she has served as the head coach for Class 5A Kennedy High School in Cedar Rapids, IA.  Under her leadership the school is one of the largest programs in the state, rostering 100+ athletes on average with 8 assist coaches.  Michelle has also served as a High Performance coach for the Iowa Region, is an active USAV club coach and oversees her school’s feeder club program. 

Michelle holds great passion for outreach programming.  She served as presenter to the NORCECA coaches who attended training in conjunction with the Volleyball Festival (2011) and, in September 2015, she was invited by the U.S. Department of State to serve as a US Sports Envoy to the Philippines through the SportsUnited program.

Michelle resides in Eastern Iowa and in addition to volleyball she enjoys the outdoors, road trips, reading, photography, skiing, gardening, music and spending time with her family & friends. 
To connect, email Michelle at
michellegoodall@gmail.com or find her on Twitter @michellegoodall