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Coaches & Directors
We are here to support your needs. If your questions are related to workouts, meets, events, goal setting, and other swimming related needs, please contact one of the coaches. For all questions related to administrative, such as dues, safety, or policy issues, please contact one of the board members.
Coaching Staff

Mitchell Zackowski

Head Coach

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Debbi Cancro

Head Girls Coach

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Sean Hodgins

Head Boys Coach

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Coaching Experience:
PVAC Guppy Coach (Beginner Swimmers)- 2009-2012
Perkiomen Valley High School Summer Program Coach- 2017
Skippack Summer Swim Team- 2018
Perkiomen Valley High School Cross Country Coach- Current (First Year)
Perkiomen Valley High School Indoor Track Distance Coach- This Winter
Perkiomen Valley High School Outdoor Track Distance Coach- This Spring

Personal: Attended Perkiomen Valley from Kindergarten to graduation. Just recently graduated from Bloomsburg University in the spring of 2018 with my Masters in Education, Bachelors in History, and a minor in Political Science. I am qualified to be a Secondary Education (7-12) Social Studies Teacher. I am currently a substitute teacher at Perk Valley, Spring-Ford, Methacton, and other schools in the area. I swam with PVAC from 2001-2013, Skippack Swim Team 2002-2012, and the High School Swim Team for all four years from 2009-2013.

Achievements: I was part of the Perkiomen Valley High School Swim Team that won three PAC-10 and Chest-Mont Champions from 2010-2013. I qualified for States in swimming as well as in Cross Country during my high school career. Still a member of the 200 Medley Relay team that holds the Pool Record at Perkiomen Valley. I ran Division II Cross Country at Bloomsburg University for one year.

Philosophy of Coaching: I believe it is important to build personal relationships with our athletes to generate success.
 

Tom Hayes

Assistant Coach

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Andrew Derrick

Assistant Coach

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Heather Valentino

Dive Coach

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Alex Julias

Assistant Dive Coach

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Evan Brzoska

Assistant Dive Coach

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Board of Directors

Duane Gutshall

President

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Lauren Bruzek

Co-Vice President

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Rebecca McElwee

C0-Vice President

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Pamela Sills

Webmaster

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Kristy Crothers

Diving Representative

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Jennifer Gutshall

USA Representative

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Kathleen Stengel

Treasurer

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Frank Giordani

SAL Girls Representative

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Divya Hemanth

SAL Boys Representative

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Maria Van Buren

Secretary

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