People

Faculty

Lori Hendricks

Chair of Physical Education and Director of Athletics

David Allen

Head Swim Coach; Senior Lecturer in Physical Education & Athletics

Miriam Esber

Head Lacrosse Coach; Senior lecturer in Physical Education & Athletics

Jeanne Friedman

Senior Lecturer in Physical Education and Athletics

Kanae Haneishi

Head Soccer Coach; Lecturer in Physical Education & Athletics

Summer Hutcheson

Associate Director of Athletics, Programming

Christine Lee

Head Track & Field Coach; Senior Lecturer in Physical Education & Athletics

Christine ("Tina") Lee teaches all levels of aquatics, with a special interest in helping students overcome their fears in Beginning Swimming. She has designed and taught several unique courses, including Hiking in the Pioneer Valley and Fitness Walking with Fido. She is the Head Track and Field Coach, and has produced nine All-Americans and one two-time National Champion. She is a Level II Certified Coach in the Multi-Events and the Throws.

Christine Lee standing in front of the lake path

Ellen Perrella

Head Athletic Trainer; Senior Lecturer in Physical Education and Athletics
Ellen Perrella

Laurie Priest

Senior Lecturer in Physical Education

Heather Putnam

Head Rowing Coach; Lecturer in Physical Education & Athletics

Erin Robson

Head Squash Coach; Lecturer in Physical Education and Athletics

Aldo Santiago

Head Tennis Coach; Senior Lecturer in Physical Education and Athletics

Michelle Scecina

Head Basketball Coach, Senior Lecturer in Physical Education & Athletics

Sonnie Terrell

Head Volleyball Coach; Lecturer in Physical Education & Athletics

Andrea Whitcomb

Head Field Hockey Coach; Senior Lecturer in Physical Education and Athletics

Staff

Cathy Smelcer

Department Coordinator

Cathy is the Department Coordinator for the Physical Education and Dance departments. She provides assistance to the chair of physical education/director of athletics and the chair of the dance department managing the day to day operations of both departments.