Currently Coaching: 15 Gold
Occupation: I work for Irwin Tools, a Newell Rubbermaid Company, in Gorham Maine as the Materials Manager where I manage 50 associates at multiple levels. I have been with the Newell Rubbermaid for 9 years beginning at Graco Children’s Products in Macedonia, Ohio. I transferred to Maine in the summer of 2009 to implement and support Irwin’s SAP ERP business system.
Origin: Kent, Ohio
College: Kent State University
Sports Played: Volleyball, Bowling, Basketball, Golf, Wrestling, Swimming
Coaching Experience: Kent State Bowling – Women’s Club Team Head Coach – 2 years Kent Roosevelt HS Bowling Team Assistant Coach – 2 Years “Let’s Play Sports” Youth Camps Assistant Coach for Volleyball – 3 summers Kent Roosevelt Volunteer Assistant Volleyball Coach (2 Years). Maine Juniors 18 Silver Assistant Coach- 1 Year
Favorite Volleyball Position: Setter – The quarterback of the team. She/he must be the hardest working player on the team and the most prepared, always looking for the best matchup against the blockers.
Coaching Drive: I have built my career through training adults and youths to change habits to be more effective. I approach managing my business much like I approach coaching athletes. My goal for the 2012-2013 season is to build upon the GMS foundations and increase atheletes’ volleyball intelligence.