Lucas Clarke oversees DebateDrills' Operations. He is a Senior at the University of Texas, Austin studying International Business and Portuguese.
As a coach, Lucas worked at the Global Debate Symposium for two summers and independently coached students who succeeded at TFA State, UT, and more. He joined DebateDrills in July 2018 and has been coaching with DebateDrills since, helping with a Tournament of Champions championship and several high profile tournament wins (Glenbrooks, Harvard Westlake, Emory, etc).
As a competitor, Lucas debated on the national circuit for Cypress Woods High School. Despite only debating on the circuit for 18 months, Lucas received 5 bids his senior year, reached elimination rounds of the TOC, quarterfinals of Emory and the Glenbrooks, championed Holy Cross and finished 3rd at the University of Texas Invitational. He was also a UIL semifinalist and the top speaker at the Texas State Tournament.