Andrew Hess was tabbed as assistant lightweight coach by Nich Lee Parker in the fall of 2016. Hess joins the defending IRA National Champions after spending last year at Community Rowing, Inc. in Boston.
At Community Rowing, Hess was Boy’s Assistant Coach, helping the lightweight eight place third at the 2016 Youth National Championships, assisted Wayne Berger with the Men’s Competitive Master’s Team as well as serving as Communications Manager.
His previous experience includes a three-year stint as Boy’s Assistant Coach at the Cincinnati Junior Rowing Club, where he led the lightweight 4+ to a 2015 Youth National Championship.
Hess graduated from Xavier University in 2012 with a degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing and went on to earn his MBA in Values-Based Leadership from Xavier in 2015.