Coach Willer is in her 8th season with the Grand View softball program, but is no stranger to Viking Athletics. Willer was an All-Conference and All-Region infielder for Grand View as well as an NAIA All-America Scholar Athlete from 2006-07. Willer has been a part of all four trips to the National Tournament the Viking softball Program has attended, the first being a player (’06) and the last three as a coach (’13,’15,’16). Willer transferred to Grand View from Kirkwood Community College in 2005 where she was a National Junior College Athletic Association All-Region-First Team infielder. After graduating from Grand View, Willer was an assistant softball coach at the University of Northern Iowa (2007-08) and an assistant coach at Linn-Mar High School (2007-2009).
Willer earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education and Health in 2009 from the University of Northern Iowa and earned her Master’s Degree in Sports Management from Grand View University in 2016. Willer is a Physical Education/Health teacher at Johnston High School and is the assistant softball coach where she has been a part of two state championships (’14,’16) and two state runner-up finishes with the Dragons in her seven years with the program.