Elizabeth Akindolie will enter her first season as an assistant jumps coach for the men's & women's track and field team at Wheaton College during the 2018-19 academic year.
Akindolie returns to her alma mater Wheaton College after graduating in the spring of 2018 with a degree in Neuroscience.
As an undergraduate at Wheaton, Akindolie was a four-year member of the track & field team and served as captain her senior year. She is a two-time national qualifier in the triple jump, a three-time New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Champion, and was the recipient of the Lynn Miller Inspiration Award in 2017.
She has also earned certification in strength and conditioning from the USTFCCCA Track and Field Academy.