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Alan Burt (Coach Burt) joined Westlake Academy in 2008. He brings years of experience as a teacher, coach, and administrator. During his first three years at Westlake, he served as the MYP Physical Education and Health instructor along with being both the Head Football and Baseball Coach. In 2011 he added the title of Director of Athletics to his resume. Beginning in 2013 Coach Burt left the classroom to become a full-time administrator serving as the Secondary Assistant Principal. In 2017 Coach Burt began a new position.  While continuing to serve as our Athletic Director/Head Football Coach, he assumed the role of Student Life Coordinator with responsibilities for clubs, activities, travel, field trips, and transportation. The position allows him to use his talents of working with students in a variety of ways.  

Coach Burt holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Dallas Baptist University and a Master of Education degree from the University of North Texas. He is married to Linda and they have four children, Lindsay, Stacey, Holly, and Tucker while being the proud grandpa to Zachary, Malachi, Adriel and Chanan.