MCAA Adjunct Instructor
MCAA 520 Psychology of Sport
- Currently, Teacher of Advanced Placement Psychology and International Baccalaureate Psychology at Great Oak High School, Temecula, CA
- Former Athletic Director and Assistant Principal, Great Oak High School.
- 36 years in Public and Private education as a Teacher, Coach, and Administrator.
Sports and Education Experience
Teaching from K -12 grade: History, World Religions and Culture, Special Education, Psychology, P.E., Life Science, English Language Arts, and AVID.
School Administration: Elementary School Principal, High School and Middle School assistant Principal, Athletic Director
Coaching: Varsity Baseball; St. Bonaventure High School and Ontario High School. Varsity Basketball; St. Bonaventure High School. Football; Damien High School and Don Lugo High School. Club and Rec Sports; Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, and Basketball
Officiating: High School and Youth Baseball and High School and Youth Basketball
Participant: Running and Triathlon
Gary's wife of 32 years, Debi, is also a teacher. They have been blessed with 3 wonderful daughters.
Professor Oddi has always had a passion for sport and fitness. It has been rewarding for him to establish motivational strategies with athletes, staff members, and students over the years. He looks forward to sharing this passion while exploring the exciting field of Sport Psychology!