Charlie Strong is an American football coach as well as a former player who is presently the head coach at University of Texas. He had held numbers of the assistant coaching positions previous to being a head coach at University of Louisville where he was for four years. While his sting there, he led Cardinals to the 37-15 record as well as also reached a bowl game each season including 2013 Sugar Bowl.
Charlie’s first full time coaching job was at the Southern Illinois in the year 1986. There, he coached the wide receivers. Later, he assumed defensive coaching duties at the Florida, Ole Miss as well as Notre Dame. He then joined the South Carolina Gamecocks in 1999 as a defensive coordinator. After that, he was hired as a defensive coordinator for Florida Gators before 2003 season.
Later, he then became 21st head football coach at University of Louisville on 9th December of the year 2009. On 23rd January of 2013, he was given $1.4 million raise that brought the annual compensation to the $3.7 million and also raised his buyout to $5 million. At present, he has been the head coach of the University of Texas. His 5 years contract with Texas is worth $5 million annually.
A native of Batesville, Arkansas, Charlie Strong came into this world on 2nd August of the year 1960 which has now made him at the age of 55. Although he is known by the name Charlie Strong, as a child, he was named as Charles Rene Strong. He was born as one child among them six children to his parents Charles Strong and his partner Delois Ramsey. His father was the teacher as well as a coach in Luxora, Arkansas. His parents never got married to each other. Charlie was grown up in a blended household along with his aunt and the six children of his aunt. He lettered as defensive back for four years at the University of Central Arkansas.
After that, he joined University of Florida coaching staff as the graduate assistant in the year 1983. Later, he started serving as the graduate assistant at the Texas A&M in 1985. Strong went on to get his education from the Henderson State University and from there; he received a Master’s Degree. He also got enrolled at the University of Florida and received a Master’s Degree as well as Education Specialist Degree from there. In addition to that, he is also the member of Phi Beta Sigma fraternity. Charlie is a tall guy with an attractive height but there is no exact details found about his height.
Moving on to his personal life biography, Charlie has already got married. He is married to his wife named Victoria Lovallo. The couple also has two children, both daughters together with each other. Besides that, Strong also has one son from his previous relationship. Prior to that, he is very hard working and is dedicated towards his work. At present, Charlie’s annual salary is $5085228. Besides that, more information about him can be accessed from various sites and he can also be connected via Twitter and Instagram.