Fencing Coaching Staff
Head Coach
Michael Aufrichtig
Michael Aufrichtig was named Head Men and Women's Fencing Coach at Columbia in June 2011. He had previously served as the Chairman of the New York Athletic Club Fencing program for the previous five years.   FULL BIO
Foil/Epee Coach
Seoung Woo Lee
Seoung Woo Lee joined the Columbia fencing staff as a foil/epee coach in February 2012. Formerly the head coach of the Korean National Senior Women's Foil team, Lee has extensive coaching experience with junior and cadet foil and epee students.   FULL BIO
Volunteer Assistant Coach
Wesley McKinney
Wesley McKinney was announced as a new addition to the Columbia Fencing staff in the fall of 2014. "I am excited to have Wesley as my Volunteer Coach," stated Head Coach Mike Aufrichtig. "He has been around the sport a long time and brings a set of skills and mental attitude that we will be able to use to better our team."   FULL BIO
Sabre Coach
Akhnaten Spencer-El
Akhnaten Spencer-El joined the Columbia fencing coaching staff in September of 2013.   FULL BIO