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Coaching Staff

Julie Powell

Co-Head Coach (Fall/Winter)

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Coach Julie grew up a competitive swimmer in a family full of swimmers. Her two siblings, multiple cousins, and she all swam on the Roselle Racers in the summer, the Twinbrook YMCA in the winter, and she swam all four years at Lake Park High School. She also taught swim lessons for the Bloomingdale Park District and was an assistant coach for the Streamwood Park District. When she is not on the pool deck, she is busy being a mom to a toddler and freshman at GBN! She is also a full time Instructional Technology Coach at Peacock Middle School in Itasca School District 10. Coach Julie joined the Carol Stream Dolphins as an Assistant Coach during the 2013/2014 fall/winter season and has helped coach the team to back-to-back-to-back NIWSC South Division Championships in 2015, 2016, & 2017 as well as back-to-back 2016 & 2017 DSDC Championships!

Katie Montiel

Co-Head Coach (Fall/Winter)

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Coach Katie started swimming when she was 6 years old on the Roselle Racers. She swam winter/summer seasons on the Schaumburg Barracudas along with being a Racer. She swam all 4 years at Lake Park and finished in the top 12 at State in the 100 fly all 4 years of high school. She continued to swim throughout college too. For the last few years she has been working at the Carol Stream Animal Hospital as a veterinary technician. She looks forward to helping the kids with their strokes and techniques while making it fun for them. Coach Katie began coaching the Dolphins during the fall/winter 2015/2016 season. She will be joining Julie as the co-head coach for the 2017-2018 Winter Season.

Kathy Dragovich

Assistant Coach (Fall/Winter)

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I grew up in Hillside, IL and am one of fourteen children. I went to Proviso West High School where I swam for four years. I have also been a swim Mom (Marina) for a few years.  I am married and have three awesome children.  I have also coached other sports and love what the team experience brings to the kids lives. Looking forward to working with the kids!
 

Amelia Woods

Assistant Coach (Fall/Winter)

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Amelia has swam with the Carol Stream Dolphins for here entire swimming career which is the last 8 years. She is currently a Senior at Wheaton Academy. She swims for the Dolphins' blue team and will be joining the coaching staff of the white team this season.

Troy Murray

Head Coach (Summer)

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Coach Troy comes to us with a diverse swim team coaching background and experience. He began his coaching career with the Lancer Boys’ swim team, followed by Roselle Racers swim team, started the swim team program at Chicago Hope Academy in Chicago, assisted with the Elgin/Larkin High School girls co-op swim team and is the current head coach for Glenbard North/East boys’ co-op swim team. Coach Troy has worked with swimmers at varying skill levels; from helping develop the skills of beginning swimmers to taking swimmers to the IHSA state meet. Coach Troy began coaching the Dolphins during the 2013 summer season and has coached the team to back-to-back NIWSC South Divisional Championship in 2015 and 2016!

Board of Directors

Caterina Lynch

Park District Administrator

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Heidi Zambrano

Parent Board President

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Leslie Moore

Volunteer Coordinator

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Hetal Lee

Volunteer Coordinator

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