Coaches and Directors

Coaches and Directors
Coaching Staff
Sandy Drake Interim Head Coach Orca/Spinner Official

Coach Sandy has been involved with swimming since she was 9 swimming for her first team called the Morada Mini-Subs.  She continued swimming age group, high school, and some college.  She also played club water polo where she eventually met her husband, Kevin.  Sandy coached swimming for Tokay High School in California, age group with Stockton Aquatics, Mason City Swim Club, Team Orlando Masters, and now has returned to coaching with the Maui Dolphins since 2015.  Sandy is also a swimming official having been to several National level meets in various positions.  She was the Meet Referee for the 2015 Winter Junior Nationals in Austin, Texas, 2017 Arena Pro Series in Mesa, Arizona, and 2020 TYR Pro Series in Des Moines Iowa.  Sandy was selected to officiate at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest, Hungary and 2019 World Championships in Yeosu, South Korea for Open Water Swimming.  She is on the USA Swimming National Official's Committee heading the Open Water division for officials and USA Swimming Rules & Regulations Committee.  She is the Official's Chair for Hawaiian Swimming.

David Rostetter Spotted/Striped Dolphins Tue & Thu
Jennifer Short Striped, Bottlenose, LTS
Jennifer Short has been coaching with the Maui Dolphins since July of 2019. Prior to coaching with the Dolphins, Coach Jen coached with the Waves of Wilmington Swim Team  in North Carolina. She has over 30 years successfully coaching and motivating all ages of swimmers from learn to swim, age group, high school and college level athletes. Coach Jen is a strong stroke and skill technician and exceeds in motivating swimmers to strive to be their best in the pool, in the classroom and in life.
She enjoys the beach, water sports, hiking and spending quality time with her family.
Coach Jen also works full time for the  County of Maui in Aquatics at the UpCountry Pool.
Caroline Short Bottlenose

Coach Caroline

Caroline Short grew up swimming in Wilmington, North Carolina as an age grouper and continued on swimming here on Maui with Hawaii Swimming Club and Maui Dolphins Swim Club. Caroline is a graduate of Maui High School. She competed and successfully swam to the state level through all four years of High School and also played Water Polo for the Sabers. Caroline began coaching with the Dolphins in 2019 with the Bottlenose group. She has great leadership and mentoring skills in technique and competitive swimming. Caroline is a current student at UH Maui College and still continues to swim. 

Kevin Drake Substitute/Backup Coach and Meet Support
Jesseca Kalawe-Oswald Molokai Coach

Jesseca has been coaching with us since 2013.

Amanda Labriola Molokai Coach

Amanda has been with us starting in 2016.  She also coaches the Molokai High School team.

Jessica Ford Molokai Coach (sabbatical)

On Sabbatical pursuing masters degree, but still in>

Victoria Newberry Aka'Ula Coach
Sandra Patterson Lanai Coach
Nicolas Brilliande Lanai Coach
Marylou Kaukeano Lanai Lifeguard
Board of Directors
Carolann Barrett President
Aja Eyre Registrar
Sarala Dandekar Treasurer