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Max Dovala | Parli Coach

Max Dovala coaches the Stanford Debate Society's APDA team. He graduated from Yale University in 2013, where he competed in both American and British Parliamentary debate. He is a three-time finalist at national championship tournaments:  twice at the British Parliamentary National Championships (USU) in 2011 and 2012, and once at the American Parliamentary (APDA) Championships in 2011, where he and his partner became the only team of sophomores ever to reach the final round. Other highlights of his parliamentary debate career include 2nd place at the 2011 Harvard Debating Championships (APDA), 3rd place at the 2012 North American Championships, and ranking 6th out of more than 350 teams at the 2012 World Debate Championships.