Coaches: Public Speaking, Limited Prep, Debate
LaToya Green has 15 years of experience in competitive Policy Debate. Ms. Green experienced significant success in the five years she competed at Emporia State University, most notably earning ESU’s first individual speaker award in 50 years at the National Debate Tournament (NDT) in 2011 and being awarded the prestigious Cross Examination Debate Association (CEDA) “Debater of the Year” award in 2012, her final season.
After competing, Ms. Green turned to coaching by accepting a graduate assistantship at Wake Forest University. The assistant coaching experience earned at WFU provided Ms. Green the opportunity to return to her alma mater, ESU, in 2014 as Director of Debate, before transitioning into the same role at California State University, Fullerton in Fall 2015. Ms. Green has experienced competitive success in all divisions of the activity. During her tenure as a director, she has been recognized as CEDA Mid-America Critic of the Year (2015), Coach of the Year (Weber State University, 2015), the 2017 recipient of the Galentine Award, which recognizes exceptional women in coaching, and the Coach of the Year (2019) at the University of Southern California.