Alex Derma - Special Teams Coordinator


Alex returns for his tenth season to work with the Gryphons; this year, as the Special Teams Coordinator. Previously Alex was the Scout Team Coordinator and Receivers Coach. He played high school football at John F. Ross as a Receiver before joining the University of Waterloo Football team for the 1998 season. He was also selected to play for Team Ontario U21 and represent them as a Captain for a summer tour in Europe. Alex has experience as the Offensive Coordinator for Team Ontario U17 Selects and was apart of two winning teams against Team USA. He brings 16 years of coaching experience, passion and energy to the field. He teaches at Elmira District High School but is a proud Guelph resident. Alex is married and supported by Jennifer Derma and his two incredible boys Aiden and Cameron.