Originally from Braintree, MA. Mr. Vajda will be teaching Principals of Marketing, Introduction to Sports & Entertainment Marketing, and Advanced Sports & Entertainment Marketing. He is also the Head Boy’s Golf Coach and 9th Grade Boys Basketball Coach. Coach Vajda’s teaching career started 7 years ago at Milton High School
He was the head Boy’s golf coach at Milton HS where his teams captured region titles in 2010, 2011, and 2012 and a State Runner-up in 2011 and Milton’s first ever State Championship in 2012.
He also has coached Basketball as a Varsity Assistant for Varsity Women’s basketball as well as freshman, JV and Varsity Boy’s basketball.
Coach has an extensive background with more than 15 years in sports marketing and event management, including: Tournament Director of a Senior PGA Tour event in Florida. He has also been involved in the management of many professional sporting events including the Buick Classic at Westchester Country Club on the PGA Tour, Pro-Beach Volleyball, World Cup Soccer, WTA Tennis, and the National Hockey League.
Coach Vajda’s golf accomplishments include qualifying and playing in the Florida Amateur, Florida Mid-Amateur, US Mid-Amateur, Georgia Match Play Championship and is a two-time club championship at Woodmont Golf Club in Canton, GA.
Vajda attended Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston, MA. Where he played basketball in the Commonwealth Coast Conference and later transferred to the University of New Hampshire at Plymouth where he played football and earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Health/PE and a minor in Marketing. Vajda has a Master’s Degree in Education from the University of Phoenix.
He is an avid personal development reader, and a business owner. He is married to wife Annie, who is a middle school teacher in Cherokee County and they have two boys Jack 14 and Drew 11.