Coach Willoughby is a former LCA student-athlete, graduating in 2006. Playing both basketball and volleyball, Willoughby starred for the Eagles.
Her efforts earned her a volleyball scholarship at Eastern Kentucky University, where she played two years before transferring to the University of Kentucky to finish her degree. She earned a Master's Degree in Kinesiology from UK and worked professionally in that field before joining the LCA athletics staff in August 2014. Since her arrival, Willoughby has been involved in every aspect of the Eagle volleyball program.
She and her husband, MacKenzie, have three young sons, Cooper and Reece and Gunner.