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Coaching Staff

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!

Julie Powell

Assistant Coach (Summer)

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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 at home with her husband, 3 yr old Bodhi, and teenager who has swam for the Dolphins the last 4 years. She is also a full time Instructional Technology Coach at Peacock Middle School in Itasca School District 10 teaching teachers who to use technology to transform teaching and learning in schools. 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 2016 & 2017 DSDC Championships  as well as four consecutive NIWSC South Division Championships in 2015, 2016, 2017, & 2018!

Rob Houle

Assistant Coach (Summer)

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Coach Rob started swimming at age 6 with the Hanover Park Sailfish. He swam for the Glenbard North/East High School Co-op in 2012 and continued swimming for Coach Troy from 2013-2014. In 2014, Rob qualified for the IHSA state meet in both the 50 free and the 100 free. After two years at Brigham Young University, Rob transferred to Illinois Wesleyan University and joined the IWU Men’s Swim Team from 2016-2018. He graduated from IWU in May 2018 with a degree in Business Administration with a Marketing Concentration. Coach Rob joined the Carol Stream Dolphins as an Assistant Coach for the summer team in July 2016. 

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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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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