Phone: 605-297-3456 ext. 212


Degrees and Certifications:

B.S. Criminal Justice/Minor Political Science (USD) M.A. Education (UNCO Greeley)

Mr. Austen Hurley

Mr. Hurley is a 2009 graduate of Sioux Falls Lincoln High School in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.  While at Sioux Falls Lincoln High School, Mr. Hurley played football, basketball, and baseball. After high school, Mr. Hurley attended Blinn College for 2 years, then transferred to The University of South Dakota in Vermillion, SD, where he earned a degree in Criminal Justice with a minor in Political Science. After earning his degree at USD, he attended The University of Northern Colorado in Greeley, Colorado, where he earned his Master’s in Education in 2015. After college, Mr. Hurley taught 4 years of 5th grade & 2 years of 7th grade at Tea Area School District. Mr. Hurley will begin his second year at Parker as the 7-9 Social Studies & Health Teacher and Head Boys Basketball Coach. This will be Mr. Hurley's 8th year teaching.

Mr. Hurley lives in Harrisburg with his loving wife, Kaila, and his two daughters, Kollins (2) & Gentri (Newborn). His family enjoys attending sporting events, concerts, watching movies, reading, & going on walks. When Mr. Hurley is not teaching or coaching, you can find him at the golf course hitting golf balls on the driving range or playing 18 holes.