Josh White has served as Head Coach for the Men's and Women's Cross Country program since 2010. He helped establish Distance Track at BenU Springfield, with the program starting in the spring of 2014. Josh ran cross country and track at Eastern Illinois University, graduating in 1996.He holds a Masters degree in History from University of Illinois at Springfield. Coach White also serves as an adjunct intructor of History and Economics at BenU Springfield.
Coach White is still active in running. He has run three marathons, including his personal best time of 2:52:24 at the Chicago Marathon and qualifying for the Boston Marathon.