Degrees and Certifications:
BS: Criminal Justice Management Credential: Designated Subjects: Criminal Justice - 2027
Mr. Bray is a native of Kingsburg High School and attended Kingsburg Schools and participated in sports and school activities. Upon Graduation, Mr. Bray attended Idaho State University on a Basketball Scholarship and also attended Merced College and Cal Poly Pomona where he was On the Cal Poly Dean List, CCAA All Academic Team and 6th Man Award winner.
After completing his studies at Cal Poly, Mr. Bray entered the law enforcement field where he completed a 27 year career with both the Merced Police Department and Fresno County Sheriff's Office. During his career, Mr. Bray was assigned to patrol, investigations, administration, training, boating enforcement, hostage negotiations and the Honor Guard. Mr Bray retired in 2013 with the rank of Sergeant and entered his second career in education.
Mr. Bray has also been a high school and college basketball coach and football coach. His coaching stops include Cal Poly Pomona-Grad assistant, Merced College, Kingsburg High School and Dinuba H.S. His Kingsburg HS Boys Basketball teams reached the CIF Division IV championships 3 of the 5 years he was the head coach.