Josh Runda is currently in his third year as the defensive coordinator and linebackers coach at Bluffton University. Runda was a graduate assistant at Bluffton in 2014-15 after graduating from Bluffton University where he completed a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcasting and Journalism. A native of Lima, Ohio, Runda is a graduate of Bath High School. From Bluffton he went on to coach one season as the defensive line coach at Ohio Wesleyan University. In 2017 Runda was the outside linebackers coach for the University of Indianapolis helping the Greyhounds complete an undefeated regular season as GLVC Champions and secured a #2 seed in the NCAA National Playoffs. Upon returning to Bluffton in 2018 the Beavers improved their scoring defense by 14 points per game. Bluffton's Isaac Zickafoose was named HCAC Defensive Player of the Year. Runda has mentored 9 All-Conference performers positionally and 10 Academic All-Conference Selections.