Coach Harris began his football playing career at Canyon Springs High School in Moreno Valley, California from 1990-1992. After graduating, he spent two years playing at San Bernadino Valley College in San Bernidino, California during the 1993 and 1994 season. He transferred to Rocky Mountain College (RMC) in Billings, Montana in 1995 where he spent two years planning for the Battlin' Bears before graduating from RMC with a Bachelors of Science in 1998.
Harris returned home in 1998 and coached offensive line at his high school alma mater, Canyon Springs. Harris served as the head coach at Vista Del Lago High School in Moreno Valley, California in 2003 before entering the college ranks in 2004 as the ofensive line coach at Cafey Desert (2007/08), in Pam Desert and The University of Redlands (2012), in Redlands, California. From 2013-2016 Harris was the offensive line coach, recruiting coordinator, and game coordinator.
Coach Harris is married to wife Julie and has four kids: Mariah (23), Jordan (21), Cristian (19), and Kaleb (17). Harris enjoys working out and watching movies.