Gold Coaches

Thaddeus Tague

Thaddeus Tague

President and Head Coach - TP, LD, Parli, Moot Court, Speech

Thaddeus is the owner and Head Coach at Ethos, following the original owner, Isaiah McPeak. Thaddeus is the resident jack-of-all-trades at Ethos and has been with the company for close to 5 years now. Over the years he has learned under Ethos founder Isaiah, managed a sourcebook, and taught multiple camps. He has a soft spot for novice team policy debaters and has…(read more)

Emily Rose

Emily Rose

Vice President - TP, LD, Parli, Speech

Emily is our Vice President and a veteran coach. She specializes in rhetoric, classical logic, all forms of debate, advanced theory, and teaching younger students. As an honors college student and a double major in political science and philosophy, she will challenge your thinking…(read more)

Devin Radford

Devin Radford

Coach - LD, TP, Parli

Devin Radford is a veteran debate teacher, a classical thinker, and an international honors college student. Devin offers coaching that is introspective, focused on bettering self first and winning tournaments second…
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Chris Ostertag

Chris Ostertag

Coach - LD

Chris Ostertag is an alumnus of NCFCA and STOA and a current student at Grove City College, where he holds a fellowship to study philosophy and law. An unapologetic nerd, he’s enthusiastic about syllogisms, literature, and esoteric jazz music. In his spare time, he can be found making cold brew…(read more)

Silver Coaches

Joel Erickson

Joel Erickson

Silver Coach - LD, Speech

Currently a sophomore at Wheaton College, Joel Erickson is pursuing a dual degree in Philosophy and English. On campus, he enjoys co-captaining Wheaton’s nationally competitive mock trial team, serving as a Teacher’s Assistant in the Philosophy Department, editing the Undergraduate Law Review…(read more)

Drew Magness

Drew Magness

Coach and Head Editor - LD, TP, Parli, and Speech

Drew is a 17-year-old high school senior living in Broken Arrow Oklahoma. Currently in his 4th year participating in speech and debate, forensics is Drew’s favorite activity. At Ethos, Drew is Editor-in-Chief of the blog and performs a variety of administrative functions regarding marketing…(read more)

Associates:

Anna Johansen

Anna Johansen

Blogger

Noah Farley

Noah Farley

Blogger

Harrison Durland

Harrison Durland

Blogger

Elijah Schow

Elijah Schow

Webmaster

Joshua Anumolu

Joshua Anumolu

Blogger

Jared Neikirk

Jared Neikirk

Summer Coach - TP, LD, Parli

Noah Howard

Noah Howard

Blogger

Ethos Fellows

Isaiah McPeak

Isaiah McPeak

Consultant

Dr. James Tallmon

Dr. James Tallmon

Consultant, Speaker, Author, Professor

Isaac Kim

Isaac Kim

Ethos Fellow

Rebecca Frazer

Rebecca Frazer

Ethos Fellow