Coaches and Directors

Coaches and Directors
Coaching Staff
Yamel Ortiz Novice Boys and Adults Program
Fabian Herrera Varsity Girls Coach
Jose Mendoza Middle School Coach
Yailene Herrera Office Clerk
Yamel Ortiz Coach Novice Girls
César Herrera López Head Coach/Operations Director

Head Coach César brings considerable rowing and coaching experience to the MRC Youth Program. He led a Varsity rowers to impressive performances at the US Rowing National Championships.

  • Participated on Cuban National Rowing Team in 3 Pan-American Games, 2 Olympic, 2 Central American and Caribbean Games, plus various international competitions.
  • Master Degree in Physical Education, Recreation and Sports, Physical Culture Sport Institute, Havana, Cuba
  • Eleven years as Rowing Coach in Cuba. Several Pan-American Champions in Men’s Lightweight. Coached at World Championships, World University Games and various international competitions.
  • Workshop in Sport and Physical Education (Inter Regional Center for International School in North Caroline University)
  • Principals Training Center: Group Dynamics for Leadership (Miami)
  • Two years as Director of National Rowing Team in Guatemala, managing the technical development of the team.
  • Eleven years as Department Head of Physical Education, including the development of Standards and Benchmarks for grades K-12 and the introduction of the Presidential Fitness Awards.
  • Physical Education, Clubs and Athletic Director of K-12 at the American School of Guatemala.
  • Educational/Administrative leadership positions in two countries, including Head of Physical Education/sports Committee for accreditation through New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
Board of Directors
Facundo Barrera President
Mariano Martinez Board Director
Chris McAliley Board Director
Rodrigo Urbaneja Vice-Presidente