Taryn Barz is entering her first season with Belmont Softball for the 2018-19 academic year, serving as the Director of Softball Operations.
No stranger to collegiate athletics, Barz was a four-year varsity letterwinner member of the women's basketball team at Simpson College, where she served as team captain as a senior. She cut her teeth on the operations side during her time at Simpson, serving as an intern in the athletic department with event management and game day operations.
Barz logged time at her alma mater Hampton-Dumont High as a junior varsity coach before moving to the Middle Tennessee area where she has worked in a variety of internship positions with the Nashville Soccer Club, a member of the United Soccer League (USL).
A native of Hampton, Iowa, Barz resides in Nashville.