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Coaching Staff

Top youth, collegiate and Olympic coaches

Top Coaches

The country’s best coaches developing your athlete

Among the top coaches in the country, your athlete will be working directly with former national team coaches, top collegiate programs as well as the the very best youth coaches in the country. The experience of these coaches span ten Olympic games and countless World Rowing and National Championships, which is all to say that top talent will be coaching ODP athletes.  They know how to develop talent, and they know how to win. 

Following are the head and assistant coaches for each region as well as our very special mentor coaches, staff and support.

Regional Coaches

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Northeast

 

Ashley Johnson

Northeast Girls
Head Caoch

Esha
Bhattacharya

Northeast Girls
Assistant Coach

Lauren Schall

Northeast Girls
Assistant Coach

Tom
Siddall

Northeast Boys
Head Coach

Justin Stangel

Northeast Boys
Assistant Coach

Northwest

 

Leslie Anderson
Wright

Northwest Girls
Head Coach

Tracy
Falkenthal

Northwest Girls
Assistant Coach

Elizabeth
Sonshine

Northwest Boys
Head Coach

MidAtlantic

 

Cathy Coffman

Mid Atlantic Girls
Head Coach

Kumari
Lewis

Mid Atlantic Girls
Assistant Coach

Phil
Brunner

Mid Atlantic Boys
Head Coach

Maddux
Castle

Mid Atlantic Boys
Assistant Coach

Midwest

 

Falesha
Thrash

MW / Central Girls
Head Coach

Grace
Malacrida

MW / Central Girls
Assistant Coach

Olivia
Staff

MW / Central Girls
Assistant Coach

Sean
McCourt

MW / Central Boys
Head Coach

Alan
Meininghaus

MW / Central Boys
Assistant Coach

Southeast

 

Kelly
Kraiss

Southeast Girls
Head Coach

Conny
Kirsch

Southeast Girls
Assistant Coach

Mike
Vertullo

Southeast Girls
Assistant Coach

Cory
Sanderson

Southeast Boys
Head Coach

Mike
Smith

Southeast Boys
Assistant Coach

Southwest

 

Beth
Andersen

Southwest Girls
Head Coach

Anna
Liberovsky

Southwest Girls
Head Coach

Tamara
Clayton

Southwest Girls
Assistant Coach

Samantha
Warren

Southwest Boys
Head Coach

Sean
McCrea

Southwest Boys
Assistant Coach

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