Coach Wade is a graduate of San Marcos High School and Texas State University, where he earned an undergraduate degree in Finance as well as a Master’s of Public Administration degree. Prior to coming to San Marcos Academy, he worked 19 years with the City of San Marcos. Coach Wade serves as President as well as basketball commissioner for the Christian Athletic League of San Antonio (CALSA), our middle school athletic district. In addition to his coaching duties, Coach Wade teaches a dual-credit political science course at the Academy.
Coach Wade and his wife Staci, who works for Texas State University, have three children. His oldest daughter,
Kelci Gutierrez, is a nurse at San Marcos Academy, and she and her husband Marco are both graduates of SMA.They are
also the parents of Coach Wade's beautiful grandchildren, MJ and GiGi. His son, Dalton, and youngest daughter, Rusti,
also graduates of SMA, are both students at Texas State University.