Coach Ried Woodlee has been with the Reed Basketball team since 2010. He was asked to take over as head coach in the Fall of 2012 after assisting Mario De Ieso the previous two seasons.
Basketball has always been a part of Woodlee’s life. He has played on teams from an early age all the way through college. He grew up in Anchorage, Alaska where he played at A.J. Dimond High School. After high school, he played at Treasure Valley Community College in Ontario, Oregon before transferring to Warner Pacific College in Portland, Oregon. At Warner, he met three important people: his wife, Kimberly Cimmiyotti, the former head coach, Mario De Ieso, and the current assistant coach, Lamar Tillman.
Ried Woodlee has a B.A. in English from Warner Pacific, and a M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction from Concordia University. He has taught English Language Development and Languages Arts at Centennial High School in Gresham, Oregon since 2004. In April of 2013, he welcomed his first child into the world, Miles Alexander Woodlee.