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Aaron Iaun
Aaron Iaun
Title: Graduate Assistant Coach
Previous College: Eastern Illinois '11

Aaron Iaun found succes in his first year as a  Graduate Assistant at Northern Arizona University where he will serve as an assistant for the Cross Country and Track and Field programs. 

Iaun was an assistant on the No. 2 men's cross country team in the land during his first year at NAU. During the track & field season Iaun was instrumental in the development of a number of NAU's distance athletes that were very valuable to the Lumberjacks ability to sweep Big Sky titles on both the men's and women's side.

Iaun joins the NAU staff after serving as a volunteer assistant with the cross country and track and field teams at the University of Iowa. Iaun also graduated with a bachelor's degree in Kinesiology and Sports Studies from Eastern Illinois University (EIU) in 2011. Iaun interned with the EIU Track coaching staff and the Indiana Invaders Track Club following recieving his bachelors degree.

During his time at EIU, Iaun was a member of the track and cross country teams, winning four conference championships during his career all while being a non-scholarship athlete. Iaun was awarded EIU's most improved runner award in 2008 and was the recipient of the Walt Crawford Memorial distance running scholarship in that same year.

Iaun is a native of Springfield. IL... Son of Jim and Linda Iaun... One brother, Andrew.

Iaun is currently working towards his master's degree in educational leadership.