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Coaches

Carnegie Lake Rowing Association is fortunate to have several experienced coaches to call upon throughout the year. Some are University coaches, some are from the community and have extensive coaching and rowing experience.

Reid Johnson

Reid Johnson is from Darien, CT.  His rowing career started in boarding school at Salisbury School and he spent one summer at Penn AC as a junior.  He then went on to row at Hobart College in Geneva, NY under Paul Bugenhagen.  While at Hobart, he spent 4 years on the Varsity Team, as well as serving as Team Captain for one year.  This past year, he coached at the Saugatuck Rowing Club, where his novice crew went undefeated in the fall and became 2nd Varsity 8 Northeast Regional Champions this past spring.  At  Princeton, Reid will be working with the Heavyweight Men’s team.  

Kate McCormick
Kate McCormick began rowing at Mount St. Joseph’s Academy in Flourtown, PA. Most recently Kate rowed at UNC-Chapel Hill, graduating in May 2015. She is in her first year as assistant coach with the Princeton Lightweight Women.
Jim Washburn
Jim Washburn rowed for four years at the Lawrenceville School and captained the crew for his last two years, stroking the senior four to the school’s first appearance at the Scholastic National Championships. At Trinity College, he stroked the freshman heavyweight eight to a silver medal, and a gold medal at the New England Rowing Championships in the varsity heavyweight eight.  After two years of teaching and coaching at Tabor Academy, Jim taught and coached varsity boys crews at Lawrenceville for six years.  This is the twelfth summer Jim is coaching at Craftsbury Sculling Center and his second with the Lakers.  Off the water, Jim teaches history and government at Montgomery High School.
Brad Gulick
Brad Gulick

Photo to come soon.
Phil Brunner
Phil Brunner grew up in Indianapolis and Philadelphia. He started rowing at Exeter and then rowed for 4 years at the University of Notre Dame. Following graduation, he coached for 3 years at his alma mater - serving as head coach the last two - before spending the 2014-15 season as an assistant coach for the Yale Heavyweight Men's Crew. He is now an assistant coach for the Princeton Heavyweight Men's team.
Tess Kozlowski
Tess Kozlowski
Jason Elefant

Jason Elefant is a 2015 graduate of Princeton University, where he rowed four years for the men's lightweight team and received a bachelor's degree in history. Jason recently spent a year as a fellow at St Paul's School in London, UK, where he worked as a college counselor, taught history, and coached rowing. Jason's coaching experience also includes working summer camps at Princeton University and at Mercer Junior Rowing Club.

Former Coaches

Dan Allen
Scott Alwin
Kristen Bartges
Carly Bilson
Willie Black
John Blouch
Andrew Bolton
Topher Bordeau
Aubrey Borland
Seth Brennan
Paul Bugenhagen
Andy Card - named us the "Lakers"
Amanda Cashman
Sandra Chu
Keanan Clark
Steve Coppola
John Cooleen
Kevin Cotter
Ed Cloman
Lori Dauphiny
Maddie Davis
Megan Dirkmat
Malcolm Doldron
Jen Dore
Mike Eichler
Chris Fenyo
Taliet Gerretsen
Eric Gillett
Timothy Giordano
Ed Golding
John Growth - Our First Coach
Brad Gulick
Kristin Haraldsdottir
Phil Henry
Roger Huffman
Greg Hughes
Harriet Ingerslev
Kate Johnson
Portia Johnson
Chris Kerber
Drew Kesler
Jeff Klepacki
Frank Konicki
Tess Koslowski
Bart Larrow
Lea Leonard
Wendy Levash
Mike Lombardi
Linda Loyd
Mary Lovatt
Mike Lucey
Alex Mann
Alex Martynenko
Sean McCourt
Ashley McCowen
Brian McKenna
Andrew Morrow
Jim Moses
Rob Munn
Joe Murtaugh
Jim Neil
Paul Nelson
Glenn Ochal
Mike O'Neil
Melanie Onufrieff
John Parker
Tom Paulette
Dan Protz
Heather Putnam
Kit Raymond
Elliot Repko
Dan Roock
Scott Roop
Joanna Rubini
Matt Rung
Max Schumitsch
Brandon Shald
Rob Shepard
Ian Silveira
Heather Smith
Mike Stahlman
Andrea Thiess
Colin Tindall
Jeremy Turk
John Wachter
Spencer Washburn
Jody Wilhelm
Mike Zimmer
Hank Zimmerman

Contact Info

Email: info@clra.com
Address: PO Box 330, Princeton, NJ 08542-0330


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