Curt Sivertsen enters his third season as a volunteer assistant coach with the Iowa Volleyball program. In 2009-10, Sivertsen assisted with training exercises and was the primary statistical operator of the Data Volley program.
Sivertsen came to Iowa from Marshall, MO, where he served two years as head coach of the men's and women's volleyball programs at Missouri Valley College. Prior to his stint at MVC, Sivertsen served as a student manager for Coach Dingman at Illinois State from 2005-07.
Before joining the staff at Illinois State, Sivertsen coached USA Volleyball in the Chicago metropolitan area for eight years with the Adversity Volleyball club. He also served four years as the varsity head coach at Regina Dominican High School in Wilmette, IL. At Adversity, Sivertsen was the head coach of the girls 16 elite team and was an assistant coach for the boys 18 elite squad that played in the USA Volleyball Junior Olympic National Championships.
Sivertsen graduated with his bachelor's degree in mass communication from Illinois State in May, 2007.