Holly joins Concord after coaching at the collegiate and high school level for several years. Prior to joining Concord, she coached for the University of Delaware Women's team as an assistant. Holly has also coached at Unionville HS where she was their Head Women's coach and lead the program to a bronze medal finish at the 2016 City Championships in the Novice 4+, a semi-finals appearance at the Stotesbury Cup Regatta in the Senior 4+ and a bronze medal finish at the National Schools' Regatta in the Senior 4+.
She also rowed at the University of Delaware for four years and competed in their Varsity 8+ and rowed for the Saratoga Rowing Association.
Joining Concord in 2015, Dennis has worked primarily with our novice squads. In 2015, he had his men's novice 8+ finish 9th in the region and beat all of our local crews from Delaware. He continued this in 2016 with a strong 2016 season and assisted with our JV crews in sculling shells.
Dennis still rows for the Wilmington Rowing Center Master's team and was a former captain of the squad. He also rowed for the Bonner School on Boathouse Row.
Mark has been a longtime supporter of the program as his wife, Marie, founded our program in 2002. When he retired in 2015, he joined our coaching staff and has worked with a variety of crews.
A rower for 20 years, Mark comes with a ton of experience and has raced at high levels for those years. He has earned medals at USRowing Masters Nationals and Head of the Charles in a variety of events.
Joe has been a member of Concord since 2013 and has been a coach of highly successful crews. In 2014, his men's novice 8+ finished 4th in the region against some of the top competition in the country such as St. Joe's Prep and Episcopal Academy. Since then, he had a women's novice 8+ finish 6th in the region in 2015 and became our Women's Coach in 2016. That season was successful as his junior 4+ beat 50+ crews at the Stotesbury Cup Regatta, the worlds largest scholastic regatta.
Prior to joining Concord, he was a novice coach for Wilmington Youth Rowing for several years. He also was a rower for Wilmington Youth and for the University of Delaware
Ivan has just joined Concord Rowing after four years of high level rowing at the University of Delaware. As a walk-on for UD, he went on to grow each year with the program and enjoyed a successful senior season as a member of their second 8+ and split time all four years as a member of their varsity 8+.