Strength and Conditioning Coach
Coach D is a graduate of The University of Arizona with a degree in Exercise Sport Sciences and a minor in Psychology. She is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist as well as being certified by USA Weightlifting. In 1992, she joined the strength and conditioning staff at The Ohio State University where she spent the next eleven years.
During her tenure at Ohio State, women’s basketball played for the National Championship, women’s golf won five Big Ten Championships, and men’s lacrosse won two conference championships. Men’s lacrosse also appeared in the NCAA tournament for the first time in school history. Coach D currently has two players playing Major League Lacrosse, three golfers on the LPGA tour and one player in the WNBA. During her six years at Upper Arlington, boy’s lacrosse has won five State Championships and two Midwest Lacrosse Championships and boy’s basketball won the District Championship for the first time in 60 years. Coach D and her husband, Herb, have four children: Herbie 19, Sydney 9, Cassidy 7 and Jacob 5 years.