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DIRECTOR NAVAL ACADEMY SAILING

POSITION NAME PHONE EMAIL
Director CDR Marisa McClure x5601 DNAS@usna.edu
Deputy Director LCDR Shane Fox x5600 sfox@usna.edu
Vanderstar Chair Jonathan Wright

OFFSHORE SAIL TRAINING SQUADRON

POSITION NAME
Director Renee Mehl
Operations Officer LT Matthew Vernam
Training Officer LT Jordan McCullough

BASIC SAIL TRAINING

POSITION NAME
Director Joni Palmer
Assistant Director Janel Zarkowsky
Operations Officer LT Sara Sanchez-Maldonado

VARSITY OFFSHORE SAILING TEAM

POSITION NAME
Director/
Head Coach
Jahn Tihansky
Assistant Coach Pete Carrico
Assistant Coach Nancy Haberland
Operations Officer LT Catherine Reed
Officer Representative LCDR Lawrence Heyworth

INTERCOLLEGIATE SAILING TEAM

POSITION NAME
Director/
Head Coach
Ian Burman
Assistant Coach Dillon Paiva
Assistant Coach Brendan Shanahan
Operations Officer LT Rob Petrosik
Officer Representative CAPT Manning Montagnet
Officer Representative Maj. Brian Hawkins

CUTTER SHED

POSITION NAME
Maintenance Director CAPT Dave Jackson, USN (Ret.)
Maintenance Division Officer LT Ben Sleister
Maintenance Leading Chief Petty Officer BMC(SW) Steve Elder
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