Ed Huneke is a 1971 graduate from the School of Business and the former head coach of the SIUE men's soccer team. He came to SIUE to play soccer. During his undergrad years, he was also the assistant sports editor for the yearbook and the vice president of the marketing club.
Following graduation, Ed coached and taught at Lewis & Clark Community College and SIUE for 34 years. He retired in 2009. He is happily married to his wife, Linda, and has three children, Justin '02 BS, Sean '03 BS, and Angie '06 BS, '08 MSED. He also has two grandchildren, Grant and Blake. Ed was interested in serving on the Alumni Homecoming committee because he wanted to give back to an institution that has given him a lot. His family SIUE memories are, "Playing soccer, the MRF, Tower Lake Apartments, so things that I still can't say and many, many friends."