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Inclusive

 

Purpose

Includes outreach to adaptive and veteran rowers. Adaptive develops and oversees rowing programs that are customized for physically and intellectually disabled athletes and promotes club diversity and inclusiveness.

 
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Members

Pete Mancuso, chair
Paula Goforth

Kathy Cook

Sara Gronewold

Kirsten Hallstrom

Robin Schultz-Purves

 

 

Capital Equipment Task Force

 

Purpose

In accordance with the mission of AARC to promote the sport of rowing within our community, AARC acquires, manages and maintains a fleet of rowing shells and other related equipment for use by the organization’s membership.   The CETF oversees the management, maintenance and monitoring of capital assets, under the direction of the Board of Directors.

 
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Members

Pete Mancuso, Chair

Board of Directors

Sara Gronewold, Director of Rowing

Russ Giacobbe, Boatman

 
Scope of Responsibility
  • Maintains master inventory of capital assets (purchase date, models, serial numbers, etc)
  • Annual review of the AARC capital assets. 
  • Develops, maintains and monitors a master boat replacement plan
  • Develops, maintains and monitors a master equipment maintenance plan to ensure good working order of club assets
  • Recommends, procures and proposes purchase of capital assets to Board of Directors
  • Recommends and executes sale/donation/disposal of assets to the Board of Directors as necessary
  • Reviews all major repairs needs and recommends type of action to the Board of Directors
  • Manages above within designated budget as assigned by the Board of Directors

 

Conduct Review Board (CRB)

 

Purpose

The purpose of the CRB is to review members' submitted concerns regarding behaviors that potentially violate the club's Code of Conduct.  The CRB will review the details of reported incidents and make recommendations for appropriate responses to such incidents.  Please see Code of Conduct for a more detailed description of the review process. To report a conduct-related incident use the Incident Report link.

 
Email

crb@a2crew.org

 

Members

Tom Reeves, Chair

Robert DeYoung, Rower, Sweep/Scull

Nora Kritinsky, Rower, Board member

Leisa Thompson, Rower, Sweep

Carl Andersen, Sculler

 

 

PBO Rack Administration

 

Purpose

Oversees management of rack spaces for privately owned boats.  Implements processes for fair & equitable access to the space resource including annual requirements for space and managing a wait-list.

 
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Members

Michelle Nemshak, Chair

Jerry Hoffman
Kadee Raser

 

 

Programming

 

Purpose

Designs and sets the practice schedule for the club rowing programs (open sweep, novice sweep, sculling, learning, and youth), along with special events such as learn to row day and specialized training clinics.

 
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Members

Julie Janusz, Chair

Elizabeth Armstrong, Open Sweep
Kathy Burkhart, Sculling
Julie Casler, Tech Sweep
Kathy Cook, Coach - Inclusive

Russ Giacobbe, Coach - Open

Paula Goforth, Inclusive

Sara Gronewold, Coach - Competitive, LTR, Winter 
Kristin Hallstrom, Inclusive

Margaret Hudson, Regattas
Margie Perrett, Open Sweep

Robin Schultz-Purves, Competitive

Pete Mancuso, Competitive
James Riddell, Sculling
Nick Stawowy, Coach - Sculling, Tech Sweep, LTS

 

Safety

 

Purpose

Responsible for ensuring that appropriate policies and procedures are in place to promote safety and prevent mishaps.

 
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Members

Pete Mancuso, Chair

Brooke Kilyanek

Sara Gronewold

 

 

Social

 

Purpose

The AARC Social Committee coordinates social events throughout the season to help rowers get to know one another and foster community among our members.

 
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Members

Lisa Psarouthakis, Chair

Jennifer Conn

Julie Hutton

 

 
 
 

AARC endeavors to make rowing accessible to the broad community.  Scholarships are available to those with financial need to support participation.  
AARC is a 501(c)3 organization.  Donations made to AARC may be eligible for tax deduction.  Please check with your tax consultant.
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