Rowing – Head Coach – Carey Mankins
Coaching Staff / 2016-2017
Team: Coed Varsity Crew
Position: Assistant Coach
Coach Kelly began rowing at Rockford High School where she rowed on the varsity team for three years. She received athletic and academic scholarships to Indiana University where she rowed for four years. While at Indiana University, Coach Kelly was honored as an All Big Ten Second Team athlete in 2003 and as a CRCA National Scholar Athlete in 2004 and 2005. She graduated from IU with a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education. Coach Kelly began coaching in 2002 with Grand Rapids Rowing Association summer program for five years of which four were as head coach and summer program director. Coach Kelly is returning to the team for her fourth year as she has been able to move back to the area from Texas. Kelly has her Level II Coaching Certification.