Aaron B Montgomery
Aaron began his coaching career at the Flushing YMCA, enjoying great success an age
group with multiple state championship titles. Concurrent with his passion for swimming, Aaron completed his BA in English and MA in Education, and currently is a math teacher at The Brunswick School in Greenwich.
In 2007, Aaron became the Badger Swim Club’s senior team assistant coach and over the past
10 years he has worked with dozens of Olympic Trial qualifiers as well as many National and Junior National
Team qualifiers. He has been fortunate enough to have worked with some of the best swimmers and coaches in the world. Aaron has a passion for inspiring swimmers, building great character in youth as well as producing a cohesive and inspired team of swimmers and coaching staff.
Head Novice Coach
Maura O'Grady comes to Greenwich YMCA Marlins from the Badger
Swim School in Larchmont, NY, where she has overseen the
Developmental Program for the past two seasons. Prior to joining
Badger Swim Club she was the Head Age Group Coach at the Greenwich
YWCA Dolphins for 15 years. Maura has joined us with a wealth of
knowledge of teaching the fundamentals of all four strokes in the
Badger Swim School. She strongly believes in teaching swimming in
the water in order to provide swimmers with hands-on instruction.
Presently, Maura is the Assistant Dean of Students and a member
of the PE department at Convent of the Sacred Heart in Greenwich,
CT. She has been at CSH for the past 13 years where she oversees
the daily life of the Upper School and teaches all students, ages
3-17, how to swim.
During the summer months, she can be found poolside at Shenorock
Shore Club in Rye, NY. In 2012 she was awarded the Westchester
County Coach of the Year. She is also on the Board of the
Westchester County Swim Conference. Her high school teams include
Iona Prep and Convent of the Sacred Heart. Her experience with
both Greenwich Dolphins and Sacred Heart makes her a valuable
member of the Greenwich community.
Head Junior Coach
Adam is the Head Junior Team Coach and Senior Team
assistant. Adam is a teacher from New Rochelle and began his
coaching career in 1997. He has worked in all facets of the
swimming world: summer club, high school and USA club
coaching. Adam spent 10 years as a Junior Team coach at
Badger Swim Club, and he has also been coaching New Rochelle HS
Varsity boys and girls teams since 2000. Adam exhibits
tremendous rapport, knowledge and patience with his athletes, and
he will be a great asset to all programs of the Marlins.
Hannah Rose Evans
Hannah is the assistant coach to both the Novice and Juniors
team. She is a Connecticut native and grew up swimming at the
Uconn pool for the University Aquatic Club. Hannah was
an accomplished varsity swimmer with East Catholic high
School. She is currently studying Psychology with Iona
College. Hannah has over six years of experience as a lifeguard and
a swim instructor prior to the Marlins Swim Team.
Max is an assistant coach for both the Junior and Senior
team. Max swam for Badger Swim Club and Penn State
University. He was a Junior National qualifier in the 100 and
200 Breaststroke. Max has also worked at Combine Training in
Greenwich, and he plans on pursuing graduate work in Sports
Harry is an assistant coach to both the Junior and
Senior Team. Harry has been a teacher and coach at Solomon
Schechter School of Westchester since 2012. Harry ran Badger
Swim Club’s transition team, coached every level of age group
swimmer, and was the Pool Director at Badger Day Camp. He
also coached Rye High School’s varsity swim team.
Harry’s love of swimming shines through his infectious
teaching style, valuing every child’s potential.