Staff Directory

Administration

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Jackie Slaats

Director of Athletics/Senior Advisor to the President

847-735-5290 slaats@lakeforest.edu
Blake Theisen

Associate Director of Athletics

847-735-6155 theisen@lakeforest.edu
Chris Pier

Director of Budget and Compliance/Senior Woman Administrator

847-735-5288 cpier@lakeforest.edu
Heather Noll

Assistant Director of Atletics

847-735-5295 noll@lakeforest.edu
Ashley Wanland

Marketing and Events Director/F.A.N. Club Coordinator

847-735-6134 wanland@lakeforest.edu
Hannah Douglas

Marketing and Events Coordinator/Program Assistant

847-735-5285 douglas@lakeforest.edu
T.R. Bell '96

Camps and Conferences Director

847-735-6132 tbell@lakeforest.edu
Mike Dau '58

Athletic Historian

847-735-5297 dau@lakeforest.edu
Linda Horwitz

Faculty Athletic Representative (MWC)

847-735-5129 horwitz@lakeforest.edu
Sean Menke

Faculty Athletics Representative (NCHA)

847-735-6051 menke@lakeforest.edu

Athletic Training

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Mike Gilboe

Head Athletic Trainer

847-735-5296 gilboe@lakeforest.edu
Megan Hutchins

Assistant Athletic Trainer

847-735-6148 hutchins@lakeforest.edu

Facilities

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Brian Bruha '02

Director of Athletic Facilities

847-735-5293 bruha@lakeforest.edu
Andrew Rauen

Strength & Conditioning Coordinator/Program Assistant

847-735-6216 rauen@lakeforest.edu
Kyle Diep '16

Operations Coordinator of Athletic Facilities

847-735-6136 diep@lakeforest.edu
Anthony Triplett

Facilities & Equipment Assistant

847-735-6153 triplett@lakeforest.edu
Vadim Tashlitsky '00

Aquatics Director

847-735-5289 tashlitsky@lakeforest.edu

Sports Information

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Mike Wajerski

Sports Information Director

847-735-6054 wajerski@lakeforest.edu

Strength & Conditioning

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Andrew Rauen

Strength & Conditioning Coordinator/Program Assistant

847-735-6216 rauen@lakeforest.edu

Men's Basketball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Ken Davis

Head Coach

847-735-6130 davis@lakeforest.edu
Ryan Davis

Assistant Coach

847-735-6157 rdavis@lakeforest.edu
Joe Maggiore

Assistant Coach

jmaggiore@lakeforest.edu

Women's Basketball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Tamlyn Tills

Head Coach

847-735-6082 tills@lakeforest.edu
Hannah Douglas

Assistant Coach

847-735-5285 douglas@lakeforest.edu
Michelle Ricolcol

Assistant Coach

Cross Country

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Dan Simpson

Head Coach

847-735-6142 simpson@lakeforest.edu
Ciara Kissane

Assistant Coach

Football

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Jim Catanzaro

Head Coach

847-735-6137 catanzaro@lakeforest.edu
Luke Butts '12

Defensive/Special Teams Coordinator/CB Coach

847-735-6156 buttsjl@lakeforest.edu
Mike Dau '58

Running Backs Coach

847-735-5297 dau@lakeforest.edu
Albert Greene

Safeties Coach

greene@lakeforest.edu
Tom Myers

Defensive Line Coach

myers@lakeforest.edu
Nick Nikolich

Outside Linebackers Coach

nnikolich@lakeforest.edu
Quinn Schafer

Passing Game Coordinator/Quarterbacks Coach

847-735-5287 schafer@lakeforest.edu
Ted Soenksen '06

Offensive Coordinator/Offensive Line Coach

847-735-6059 soenksen@lakeforest.edu

Men's Golf

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Brian Bruha '02

Head Coach

847-735-5293 bruha@lakeforest.edu
Matthew Jones '95

Director of Player Development

mjones@lakeforest.edu

Women's Golf

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Sean O'Malley

Head Coach

847-735-6152 omalley@lakeforest.edu
Tamlyn Tills

Associate Head Coach

847-735-6082 tills@lakeforest.edu
Matthew Jones '95

Director of Player Development

mjones@lakeforest.edu

Handball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Mike Dau '58

Head Coach

847-735-5297 dau@lakeforest.edu
Chris Roberts '83

Assistant Coach

Men's Hockey

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Patrick Kelliher

Head Coach

847-735-5294 kelliher@lakeforest.edu
Tony Martino

Assistant Coach/Goaltenders Coach

martino@lakeforest.edu
Sean O'Malley

Assistant Coach

847-735-6152 omalley@lakeforest.edu

Women's Hockey

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Carisa Wahlig

Head Coach

847-735-6135 wahlig@lakeforest.edu
Tony Martino

Goaltenders Coach

martino@lakeforest.edu
Melissa Paluch '16

Assistant Coach

paluchma@lakeforest.edu

Men's Soccer

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Dan Andrews

Head Coach

847-735-5249 andrews@lakeforest.edu
Sean Avila

Assistant Coach

avila@lakeforest.edu
Tim Dean

Assistant Coach

dean@lakeforest.edu

Women's Soccer

Name Title Phone E-Mail
T.R. Bell '96

Head Coach

847-735-6132 tbell@lakeforest.edu
Richard Drake

Goalkeeper Coach

drake@lakeforest.edu
Meredith Vail

Assistant Coach

vail@lakeforest.edu

Softball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Joe Kinsella

Head Coach

847-735-5291 kinsella@lakeforest.edu
Shannon Murray

Pitching Coach

murray@lakeforest.edu

Swimming & Diving

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Vadim Tashlitsky '00

Head Coach

847-735-5289 tashlitsky@lakeforest.edu
Amy Finn '12

Assistant Coach

finnam@lakeforest.edu
Kris Korth '16

Assistant Coach

korth@lakeforest.edu
Nathan Lightman

Diving Coach

Men's Tennis

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Raquel Allen

Head Coach

847-735-5286 rallen@lakeforest.edu
Scot Reinhart

Assistant Coach

reinhart@lakeforest.edu

Women's Tennis

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Raquel Allen

Head Coach

847-735-5286 rallen@lakeforest.edu
Scot Reinhart

Assistant Coach

reinhart@lakeforest.edu

Track (Distance)

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Dan Simpson

Head Coach

847-735-6142 simpson@lakeforest.edu
Ciara Kissane

Assistant Coach

Volleyball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Heather Noll

Head Coach

847-735-5295 noll@lakeforest.edu
Cori Daizovi '13

Assistant Coach

ccooper@lakeforest.edu