Mariko Rooks

As Executive Director, Mariko led coaching during actual sessions, managed the 5-8 person instructor team, oversaw all scheduling and logistical details, conducted all skills and programmatic data collection and evaluation at the participant and instructor levels, and oversaw all communication with both students & families and community partner organizations. Importantly, Mariko also served as the official liaison for the USA Water Polo board and was responsible for presenting their findings nationally and internationally.