Profile: Jon Kitna

Born: September 21, 1972 (age 41) in Tacoma, Washington, Kitna attended Central Washington University without an athletic scholarship and was a quarterback for the Wildcats from 1992-1995. In 1995 the Wildcats won the NAIA Football National Championship with Kitna as their quarterback.

Believing that his football career was over after the NAIA championship, Kitna finished his math education degree at Central Washington and began applying for high-school coaching jobs.

Kitna has been a math teacher and football coach at his high school alma mater, Lincoln High School. As coach he led the team to a 5–5 record in the 2012 season. Kitna became a Christian while attending Central Washington University.

Kitna has 4 children with his wife Jeni.

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