Oxford, OH United States

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Executive Board Members

President 

Will Kulis

Bio: Hi I'm Will. I'm the president of MURC.

Vice President

Ryan Gerbitz

Bio: I've been on the team for 3 seasons and am a native of Toledo, Ohio. I'm majoring in Biology with a co-major in environmental science. After graduating, I hope to become a specialist in bioremediation.

Women's Captain

Jenna Prahst

Bio: From the Cleveland area, I rowed for 4 years with my high school team on the Cuyahoga River. I decided to continue at Miami since I have found that rowing is where I've met the greatest people and where I've made my best friends. Joining MURC has been my greatest decision and it is what made Miami feel like home.

Men's Captain

Andrew Slawson

Bio: From Chicago but have lived in 5 states in the Midwest. I have been on the team for 3 seasons. I am a Finance major and minoring in Spanish. I love to travel (I have been to 35 states and 10 countries). I played soccer growing up and love a good run.

Treasurer

Chirag Das

Bio: From Seattle, WA I have been on the team for 2 seasons. I'm majoring in Economics and after graduation I hope to one day open my own restaurant.

Regatta Coordinator

Colleen McDermott

Bio: From Louisville, Kentucky, I have been on the team for 2 seasons. I'm a Biology Pre-Med major and I hope to go to medical school after college to become an anesthesiologist. I swam in high school and in college for 3 semesters before joining the team my sophomore year. In my free time I like to play with my dog Maisie and go to Skyline with friends.

Equipment Manager

Gunnar Kadlic

Bio: From Granville Ohio, I have been on the team for 5 seasons. I'm majoring in Mechanical Engineering. In my free time I like to do things. I like hedgehogs.

Chair Positions

Secretary

Grace Caldwell

Bio: I'm from Cincinnati, Ohio and I have been on the team for 3 seasons. I'm majoring in Biology and hope to attend grad school to study Genetic Counseling. I played soccer in high school and I absolutely love dogs!

Safety Chair

Vanessa Rivera

Bio: I'm from Mclean, Virginia and have been on the team for 1 season. I rowed for 2 and a half years in high school and decided to try continue in college. I'm a Professional Writing major with a Spanish minor. I always told myself I liked the cold but after spending a few months in Ohio, I realized that was a lie.

Internal Fundraising

Janie Petraglia

Bio:   I am from Lincoln, Massachusetts and have been on the team for 2 seasons. I competitively swam in high school and did not begin rowing until the spring on my freshman year. I'm majoring in Kinesiology on a Pre-Physical Therapy track and minoring in nutrition. I'm a Boston sports fan and love going to games. I have met so many amazing people and developed some of my greatest friendships since joining the team.

External Fundraising

Victor Shilling

Bio: I'm from Johnstown, Ohio and have been on the team for 1 season. I rowed all 4 years on high school at Westerville Crew. I'm majoring in Mechanical Engineering. When I'm not rowing, I love to write music and various stories. Joining MURC has been the best decision I have made at Miami. I've met so many awesome people that I love hanging out with outside of practices and workouts.

Publicity Chair

Brett Kodger

Bio: From Hilliard Ohio, I have been on the team for 3 seasons. I played football and baseball in high school and did not start rowing until I came to Miami. I'm majoring in Political Science on a Pre-Law track and minoring in Economics. I'm a big Cleveland sports fan and have a yellow lab named Kai.

Social Chair

Bryan Perez

Bio: I'm from Columbus, Ohio and have been on the team for 2 seasons. I'm majoring in Marketing and in my free time I like to travel and I enjoy music festivals.

Head Coxswain

Alec Greenberg

Bio: I'm from Richmond, Virginia and have been on the team for 1 season. I am an Engineering Management major with a focus in Computer Science. I coxed previously for River City Crew in high school for 8 seasons where I was both the head coxswain and a captain.