Gulliver Athletics Directory

Ira Childress
Athletic Director

Ira Childress joins Gulliver from Okemos High School (Okemos, MI) where he has served as Athletic Director for the past six years, leading all aspects of the athletic department including the direction and supervision of over 700 student-athletes across 27 sports, and more than 40 coaches. During his tenure, nearly 100 Okemos student-athletes have gone on to compete at the collegiate level, and overall, the school’s athletic teams have amassed 55 league titles, 16 district titles, 23 regional titles, six state runner-up finishes, and two state championships

R.C. Ganser
Assistant Athletic Director

R.C. Ganser, originally from South Bend, Indiana, enters his tenth year as Assistant Athletic Director at Gulliver.

Majoring in English, Ganser taught high school English full-time for many years before entering administration as the Director of Activities. He continues to teach English class each semester to keep his roots in the classroom. Ganser also currently coaches volleyball and water polo.

Lazaro "Laz" Fernandez
Assistant Athletic Director / Academy Athletic Director

Lazaro "Laz" Fernandez was born in New York , New York, enter his fourth year at Gulliver.

The Miami native earned a Bachelor of Arts in Sport Management in 2002 from Taylor University in Indiana, and earned a Master of Science in Sport Management at Barry University in 2004. In 2014, Lazaro received a Masters of Science in Higher Education Leadership and Administration from Capellla University.

Athletic Staff

Ed Potter, Facilities and Events Assistant
Susie Gordils, Athletic Administrative Assistant
Leana Edwards, Athletics Social Media Coordinator
Jimmie Fairfax, Prep Certified Athletic Trainer
Samantha Santos, Academy Certified Athletic Trainer
Heather Levine, Youth Sports Coordinator

Preparatory Coaches

Fall Sports Coaches

Bowling

Yari Roman
romy@gulliverschools.org

Cheerleading

Carla Hodel
hodc@gulliverschools.org

Cross Country, Boys & Girls

David Suarez
davidsuarez70@live.com

Football

Earl Sims
sime@gulliverschools.org

Golf, Boys

Jim Piggot
pigj@gulliverschools.org

Golf, Girls

Kelly Mulligan
mulk@gulliverschools.org

Sailing, Boys and Girls

Brian Kamilar
kamb@gulliverschools.org

Swimming, Boys and Girls

Christopher George
geoc@gulliverschools.org

Girls' Volleyball

Julio Arnaiz
arnaiz.julio@me.com


Winter Sports Coaches

Boys' Basketball

Gary DeCesare
decg@gulliverschools.org

Girls' Basketball

John Zambolla
zambj@gulliverschools.org

Cheerleading

Carla Hodel
hodc@gulliverschools.org

Boys' Soccer

Chris Bart-Williams
bartc@gulliverschools.org

Girls' Soccer

ChiChi Nwadike
nwac@gulliverschools.org

Girls' Weightlifting

Curt Johnsen
johnr@gulliverschools.org


Spring Sports Coaches

Boys' Lacrosse

Jim Piggot
pigj@gulliverschools.org

Girls' Lacrosse

Ken Rosenthal
rosk@gulliverschools.org

Softball

Frank Gabriele
sologabr@bellsouth.net

Boys' Tennis

Fernandez Mateu
fmateu@bellsouth.net

Girls' Tennis

Kelly Mulligan
mulk@gulliverschools.org

Track & Field, Boys and Girls

Raviel Maisonet
mair@gulliverschools.org

Water Polo, Boys and Girls

Carroll Vaughan
vaug@gulliverschools.org

Baseball

Manny Crespo
crem@gulliverschools.org

Boys' Weightlifting

Earl Sims
sime@gulliverschools.org


Academy Coaches

Fall Sports Coaches

MS Cross Country, Boys & Girls

Manny Bloom
bloom@gulliverschools.org

MS Boys' Golf

Roy Kelly
rtkelly1953@gmail.com

Grades 7 and 8 Football

Julio Diaz-Jane
diaj@gulliverschools.org

Grade 6 Football

Raviel Maisonet
mair@gulliverschools.org

MS Sailing, Boys and Girls

Brian Kamilar
kamb@gulliverschools.org

MS Swimming, Boys & Girls

Lynette Hundell
hudl@gulliverschools.org

MS JV & Varsity Volleyball

Andres Salagrigas
saladrigasandres@yahoo.com


Winter Sports Coaches

MS Girls' Basketball

Chrystal Davis
david.chrystal@gmail.com

MS Varsity Boys' Basketball

Manny Bloom
bloom@gulliverschools.org

MS JV Boys' Basketball

Valerie de Velasco
devv@gulliverschools.org

MS Girls' Soccer

Jordan Lorenzo
jordanlorenzo510@gmail.com

MS Varsity Boys' Soccer

Alejandro Macedo
alejandro.j.pita@gmail.com

MS JV Boys' Soccer

Victor Cabarrocas
victorcabarrocas@aol.com

MS Sailing, Boys' & Girls'

Brian Kamilar
kamb@gulliverschools.org


Spring Sports Coaches

MS Baseball

Isaac Tijerino
tiji@gulliverschools.org

MS Lacrosse, Boys'

Sean Ballent
sean@ballent.net

MS Tennis, Boys' & Girls'

Kelly Mulligan
mulk@gulliverschools.org

MS Softball

April Traylor
traa@gulliverschools.org

MS Track and Field, Boys' & Girls'

Manny Bloom
bloom@gulliverschools.org

MS Water Polo, Boys' & Girls'

Chase Vaughan
chasevaughan001@gmail.com