Women's Swimming/Diving Coaching Staff
Head Coach
Diana Caskey
Diana Caskey's began serving as head coach of the Columbia women's swim team in 1992. Her time at Columbia has been highlighted by a multitude of record-breaking performances and monumental accomplishments. Caskey stands out among her peers within the Ivy League as the only women's coach to recruit an Olympic Gold Medalist and NCAA champion in Cristina Teuscher '00CC.   FULL BIO
Head Diving Coach
Scott Donie
Scott Donie arrived to Columbia in 2016 as head coach of the Columbia diving program. In Donie's first season, he guided a sensationl diver in Jayden Pantel to his second-consecutive 1M & 3M Ivy League Championship titles. Pantel went unbeaten during the Ivy League dual-meet season in both boards, highlighted by a school-record score of 410.70 at Yale (11/12/16) to become the first Columbia diver to surpass the 400-point mark. Donie went on to coach Pantel through the NCAA diving zones where he qualified for the NCAA Championships in both the three-meter and platform dive before he place 38th in the three-meter dive at the National Championships.   FULL BIO
Assistant Coach
Demerae Christianson
Demerae Christianson joined the Columbia women's swimming coaching staff in the summer of 2015. Christianson's credentials speak for themselves. As a student-athlete she was a 15-time All-American and won three NCAA National Championships with Auburn University from 2002-04. Since then, she has coached at some of the top swimming universities in the country.   FULL BIO