Rowing Staff

The rowing staff instructor and coaches instruct a variety of classes and teams.  The staff is also available for private lessons.

Meet our Staff

Name Position Email
DeDe-Birch DeDe Birch

Rowing Manager
Master Rowing Coach 
Sarah Puddicombe

Capital Crew

Varsity Women Head Coach

liz-danielson-2017.jpg Liz Danielson

Capital Crew
Novice Women Head Coach 

ben-hise-2017.jpg Ben Hise

Capital Crew Varsity Men Head Coach
Melissa Witcher

Capital Crew Novice Men Head Coach


Capital Crew Assistant Coaches

Now accepting applications!
bryan-jackson-2017.jpg Bryan Jackson

Capital Crew Athletic Trainer

john-day-2017.jpg John Day

Capital Crew Athletic Trainer

rudy-debellis-2017.jpg Rudy DeBellis

Rowing Instructor



Mike Connors
Sacramento State Women's Head Coach
Photo-Box-for-no-staff-picture George Jenkins Sacramento State Women's Novice Coach

Photo-Box-for-no-staff-picture Eric Weir Sacramento State Men's Head Coach