Coaching Staff

2021-2022 Glacier Wolfpack Boys Basketball Coaching Staff
Mark Harkins
Head Coach

Mark Harkins

Coach Mark Harkins has been the head coach at Glacier High School since it opened in 2007, and as of the start of the 2023-23 season has coached them to 174 wins.

Prior to Glacier High School, Coach Harkins has been an assistant basketball and assistant football at Flathead High School, head football and assistant track at Columbia Falls High School, assistant football, assistant basketball, and assistant track at Whitefish High School, and Head Football, assistant basketball, assistant track at Bridgeport, WA.  This is Coach Harkins 31st year teaching/coaching at the high school level.

Coach Harkins graduated high school from Snohomish High, and college at Western Washington.  His wife Christy is the head volleyball coach at Glacier High School.  They have been married for 29 years.  Together they have 3 sons, Colton, Kyler, and Caden.  All 3 boys graduated from Glacier High.

At the conclusion of the state championship season in 2016-17, Coach Harkins was awarded the honor of Coach of the Year by the Montana Coaches Association.

Ryan Wakefield
Director, Basketball Operations

Ryan Wakefield

Coach Wakefield returns to Glacier High School for his eighth season with the Wolfpack.  He has been part of Coach Harkin’s staff since 2016.  Prior to coaching boy’s basketball at Glacier High School, Coach Wakefield was part of the Glacier Girl’s Program from 2007 – 2010 where he served as Glacier High School’s first Junior Varsity coach.  His other coaching stops include Flathead High School, Kalispell Middle School, and Helena Flats School.  Coach Wakefield has been coaching basketball for 24 years.

Coach Wakefield works for the Sigma Chi Fraternity as the Managing Director of Chapter Support and Enhancement.

Coach Wakefield is married to Kim Wakefield and together they have three boys; Braden, Bryson and Bosley.

Junior Varsity Coach

Evan Epperly

Biography coming soon

Sophomore Coach

James Cutler

Coach James Cutler is coaching his third season with the boy’s basketball program at Glacier High School and is currently the head coach for sophomore team. 
 
Coach Cutler is a 2013 graduate of Glacier High School and where he played basketball for Coach Harkins.  He then attended college at Montana Tech to obtain a civil engineering degree. After graduation, he worked as a project engineer in Ronan, MT and then returned home to Kalispell as a staff engineer specializing in quality control on local construction projects. Coach Cutler is a believer in hard work paying off and looks to further establish that mentality to the Wolfpack basketball program which taught him just that. 
Ben Cutler
Freshman Coach

Ben Cutler

Coach Ben Cutler joined the Glacier High Wolfpack coaching staff in 2016 and is currently coaching the freshman team. He is also currently in his 8th year teaching math at Glacier High School.

Coach Cutler is a 2009 Glacier High Grad and former player for Coach Harkins. Coach Cutler went on to play basketball and run track at Carroll College in Helena, MT. He graduated from Carroll in 2015 and after that found his way back to Glacier High.  Coach Cutler is absolutely thrilled to be a part of the Pack and to carry on the great tradition of Glacier High.
 
Coach Cutler also enjoys time away from hoops by spending time with his wife, Katie, son Bradley. 
Volunteer Assistant Coach

Koltin Tanniehill

Coach Koltin Tanniehill is in his first year with Wolfpack basketball. A graduate of Helena High in 2015. Coach Tanniehill has spent multiple summers working basketball camps for colleges across the country. Koltin went to Montana Western as a Manager for the men’s basketball under Steve Keller, his most recent coaching stop was at Colorado Christian University in Lakewood Colorado. 
 
Coach Tanniehill works as a Commercial Sales/Project Manager for Distinctive Countertops. In his free time he enjoys spending time outdoors. 
2021-2022 Glacier Wolfpack Boys Basketball Managers