Dive Staff

Dougie Phillips - is returning for her 38th year as the KRA head diving coach.  She began her diving aspirations as a member of the KRA team in 1972.  Dougie also runs her own business from home called Katy-Did Flags.    

Melissa Wakefield - is back for her 10th year as a KRA diving coach.  Currently, Melissa is student teaching in music.  Melissa dove for 4 years with the Midlothian YMCA before joining KRA.

Ellen Claire Smith – is back for her 4th year of coaching and her 13th year diving for KRA.  Ellen Claire is graduating this spring from Douglas Freeman High School, where she also participates in Show Choir.  She will be attending George Mason University this fall as a member of the GMU dive team.  

Will Evans – is back for his 4th year as a KRA diving coach. Will just completed his freshman year at JMU.  Will is also an Eagle Scout and enjoys playing guitar.

Caroline Hall – has been diving with KRA for 8 years and is a junior at Collegiate where she plays volleyball, lacrosse, runs winter track and dives.  Caroline has been the State VISAA Champion for two consecutive years.  

Charlotte Johnson – returns to KRA for her 3rd year as a dive coach. Charlotte is a rising Junior at Proctor Academy, where she plays field hockey and lacrosse.  This will be her 10th season diving for KRA.