Rod Skaife joined Hockaday in 1999. He is the Director of Athletic and Physical Education Facilities, Teacher, Coach for Varsity Soccer and Golf Coach. In 2018–2019, he will teach 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th grade PE. He is also the lead teacher of 5th grade Olympics, and green white field day.
He is a club soccer coach in the Dallas area and was a PE teacher in England before coming to Dallas.
Rod earned a Bed in Human movement skills from King Alfred’s College, Winchester, England.
He is married to his wife, Tammy of 25 years, and they have one son, Travis, and a daughter Maddie ’17.
He enjoys working at Hockaday because of the opportunity to teach and coach highly motivated girls, watching graduation each year, and there is always someone around who is able and willing to help you reach your goals.