About Joe Moglia
Joe Moglia is the head football coach and Chair of Athletics at Coastal Carolina University, and chairman of the board at TD Ameritrade. Most recently, he was inducted into and received the Vince Lombardi Hall of Fame Award for his career.
In his last 10 seasons of coaching college football, Joe has been part of eight championship teams. In his first five seasons at Coastal, he led his team to the National Playoffs five* times and four* conference championships, and has received multiple Coach of the Year honors, as well as the prestigious Eddie Robinson Award for National Coach of the Year in 2015.
This season will be Joe's 25th as a football coach, but it's not a traditional 25 years. He began his career as a coach for 16 years, moved to the business world for over 20, and returned to coaching in 2009.
In the business world, he was at Merrill Lynch for 17 years before becoming the CEO at TD Ameritrade in 2001.
By 2008, the firm had six record years in a row, grew its market cap from $700 million to $10 billion, and shareholders enjoyed a 500% financial return. Then, Joe stepped down as CEO and became chairman of the board.
Joe has received the Ellis Island Medal of Honor and the Sharp Trophy for Leadership. He has been honored by the National Italian American Foundation, the Columbus Citizens Foundation, the South Carolina Football Hall of Fame, and the American Institute for Stuttering.
He has also been inducted into seven Halls of Fame – including being the first-ever inductee into the Stuttering Association for the Young's Hall of Fame – is the recipient of three honorary doctorates, and is also the only author in the world to have written books published on both investing and football.
* Football Transition Committee