Coach Simmons is from Madison, Georgia. He is a 2002 honor graduate of Morgan County High School; where he lettered in football, wrestling, track and weightlifting. He graduated from the University of Georgia with a bachelor’s degree in social studies education.
Before coming to Greene County, he coached varsity football, wrestling and track at Clarke Central High School in Athens, where he was a member to several region championship teams and one state championship team.
Coach Simmons teaches seventh grade life science at Carson Middle School.