Coach Houstoulakis is a Physical Education/ Health Teacher at Marietta High School. He's been the Head Boys Track coach since 2008 and the Head Girls Track coach since 2013. He coached 11 season of football at MHS as a varsity defensive backs coach. Coach H returned to the boys basketball program as the head 9th grade coach for the 19-20 season. He coached 2 seasons of Basketball at MHS with his last season as the Varsity Assistant Boys Basketball Coach in 2009. Coach H had the honor of starting the girls flag football program for their inaugural season in 2020 and also coached them in 2021 and 2022.
Before moving to Georgia, Coach Houstoulakis coached football, basketball and track at his alma mater, Livonia Franklin High School in Livonia, Michigan. Coach H coached 9 years of track there with the last 4 season being the Head Boys Track coach. He coached 8 years of football with the last 5 seasons working as the Varsity Special Teams Coordinator and Running Backs Coach. He coached 4 season of Basketball with the last 3 as the Head Boys JV Basketball Coach & Varsity Assistant.
Under Coach Houstoulakis, the Marietta girls won the 2018 State Track and Field Championship and the boys won the 2022 State Track and Field Championship. Both genders have won numerous County and Region Championships (including 9 straight Region Championships and 5 straight Cobb County Championships). The girls have also won 7 of the last 8 Region Championships. He has also coached many individual County, Region, and State Champions. He currently resides in Woodstock, GA with his wife Lynsly who is also a Marietta City Schools employee at Marietta High School and their two daughters, Nikolette and Ellyanna.
Bachelors Degree, Physical Education and Health, Eastern Michigan University
Masters Degree, Health Education, American College of Education
USATF Level 2 in Sprints, Hurdles, and Relays, Endurance, and Jumps