Head Football Coach
Varsity Head Coach / Defensive Coordinator / Linebackers Coach
Coach Casillas enters his first year as the head coach at Thousand Oaks High School. Prior to this year Coach Casillas spent the past 11 years as an assistant coach at TOHS where he served as the Defensive Coordinator, Special Teams Coordinator, JV head coach, and various varsity assistant positions.
Before returning to Thousand Oaks, Coach Casillas coached at Valencia High School in Santa Clarita. While at VHS he performed the duties of JV Head coach for 5 years and Varsity offensive line coach for 1 year.
Coach Casillas is the first Lancer Alum to be named head coach of Thousand Oaks High School football. Both he and Coach Brown are alums that played football together through Conejo Cowboys, Thousand Oaks High School, and Ventura College.
Coach Casillas earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Cal State Northridge in History and completed his Social Science Credential at the University of La Verne and earned his Master’s in Educational Technology through Jones International University. He currently teaches history at Thousand Oaks High School and lives in Thousand Oaks with his supportive wife Shannon, his sons Jaden and Payton, and daughter Morgan.