Coach Strother graduated from Abilene Christian University in Public Relations. He taught Social Studies and coached softball at Southwood for 17 years. He was the Assistant Coach form 2000 - 2007, Head Coach form 2008 to present. He was a past officer in Louisiana Softball Coaches Aasociation. He served on the LHSAA executive board. He is an All Star Game Coordinator. He received his Alt Certification in Eduaction from Northwestern. He is currently the Athletic Business Manager for Southwood.
He is happily married to Marti and has two stepchildren.