Our wonderful head coach, Anne Wind, is in her ninth season leading the Sun Devils and has over a decade of experience coaching for BBD, Orchard Lake Country Club, and Forest Hills. She swam and set records at Seaholm High School, as well as the Oakland Live Y’ers, and Indiana University where she was a two-time All-American Honorable Mention, a two-time Academic All-American and the co-captain of a Big Ten Championship team. Anne also participated in the Olympic Trials in the summer of 2000. Currently Anne is an 8th grade math teacher at Derby Middle School, and she is the mom of 2 1/2 year-old Dylan, who we hope to see on the pool deck cheering on the swimmers this season!
Coach Charlotte returns to us after finishing up her degree at the University of South Dakota. Charlotte also has been coaching BBD for the last two years. Charlotte began swimming at BBD when she was 7 and swam on the National team for four years. She was also caption of Seaholm swim team and a four-year letter winner at the University of South Dakota. Charlotte brings many years experience of teaching private swim lessons. She is currently teaching in the Royal Oak Schools. Welcome back!!
Coach Rhys returns to Woodside for his third season. He is a recent graduate of Grove City College. He will be starting his graduate studies in August at George Washington University where he will be studying Chemistry. He is a two-year letter winner and a two-time First Team All-PAC Swimmer. He swam for BBD as well as Bloomfield Christian High School.
Coach Emma returns to the coaching staff this year after swimming for Woodside for nine years. She also swam for Seaholm High School and Birmingham Bloomfield Atlantis. Emma just completed her sophomore year at Michigan State University studying elementary education and is on the MSU club swim team.
Coach Colin returns to the Woodside coaching team this season. He is a Brother Rice graduate and four-year high school State swimmer. Colin is a sophomore at Calvin College studying secondary education in math, and a is member of the Calvin Knights swim and dive team.
Camille is a newcomer to the staff this season! She is a Groves graduate and four-year high school All-State swimmer and co-captain in 2017. Camille swam for Anne at BBD and was a 5-year BBD national team member. Camille just completed her freshman year studying Marketing at New York University’s Stern School of Business and is a member of NYU’s swim team. Camille is also returning to Woodside’s lifeguarding staff this season for her fourth summer!