Coach Owen has been teaching/coaching for 20+ years and is very happy to be in Mason. He has great roots in Mason. His grandmother Ruth Dannheim was the librarian at Mason Junior High for many years and his Aunt Jennifer Brinlee was a CTE teacher at MHS. Coach Owen has taught at New Mexico Military Institute, Van Horn ISD, Crane, Iraan and he has been the Athletic Director for both Junction ISD and Kermit ISD. This is his third year in Mason.
He went to college at Tarleton State where he played football. He graduated from Sul Ross State University. Coach Owen is married to Stacy who works at Mason Elementary. Together they have 6 kids, 4 who attend Mason Schools. (Kaleb-Senior, Madison-Sophmore, Derek-7th and Madie-PreK)