Nate Leonard joined the Duke coaching staff in March of 2018 and serves as a graduate assistant coach working primarily with the offensive line.
Prior to joining the Blue Devil staff, Leonard served as a teacher and assistant football coach at Memorial High School in San Antonio, Texas (2015-16), Seguin High School in Seguin, Texas (2016-17) and Reagan High School in San Antonio, Texas (2017-18).
A native of McKinney, Texas, Leonard was a member of the inaugural football team at UTSA and started all 46 games of his collegiate career (2011-14) at center for the Roadrunners. He earned Capital One Academic All-America and Conference USA Scholar-Athlete of the Year honors in addition to being a finalist for the National Football Foundation’s William V. Campbell Trophy.
Leonard, who graduated from UTSA in 2015 with a degree in physical education, is married to the former Samantha Hamilton of San Antonio, Texas.