J.T. Curtis is the winningest active coach in Louisiana history of football with over 540 wins and 26 state championships. He has spent his entire career at John Curtis Christian School, all as a head coach.
First season as head coach was in 1969. He graduated from East Jefferson High School and went on to sign a football scholarship and play at the University of Arkansas. Eventually he earned his undergraduate degree and Master’s degree from Loyola University in New Orleans. He has been married to his wife, Lydia for over 47 years and has three children and ten grandchildren.