Coach Herbes enters his first year as a full-time offensive-line coach for Occidental College. He last coached at Black Hills State University as both a runningback and tight ends graduate assistant. Herbes originates from Minnesota but his collegiate playing career resides in South Dakota holding a record of 34-22 where he was a three-year starter on a team in which made the Division 2 playoffs, won the NSIC Championship, and also was a critical part on the line that led Augustana to single season records for total offense (5,527 yards), passing yards (3,603), points scored (494) and touchdowns (64) . Coach Herbes graduated from Augustana University with degrees in business administration with an emphasis in management, sports management, and also a minor in psychology. He lives in LA with his girlfriend Adrianna.