Alma Mater(s):
Fort Hays State University
Salina Central High School

Years at Salina Central:
Coach Kilgore was born and raised in Salina, Kansas where he graduated from Salina Central High School. While at Salina Central he lettered in football and was a part of the 2001 and 2002 State Championship teams. He attended Fort Hays State University where he graduated with a degree in industrial technology.

Coach Kilgore enjoys spending time with his family, teaching industry arts at Salina Central and coaching football at Salina Central. He started coaching for the Mustangs in 2013. He is married to wife Meaghan (since 2007) who is also a teacher. They have two children: Emma (born 2012), Kinley (born 2014), Micha (2017).