• Eric Harse | Head Coach & Owner |

    Eric Harse has been with Cougar Aquatic since 2004 and is currently Head Coach and Owner of the team. Coach Eric has been involved in the sport of swimming since the age of seven and...

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  • Judy Montalbano | Senior Coach |

    Judy Montalbano was the head coach and owner of the Cougar Aquatic Team since 2002 until August 2015. Her love for coaching is still strong and she remains on the deck training the Senior 1...

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  • Brian Hoffman | Senior Coach |

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  • Pat Collins | Head Age Group Coach |

    Patrick Collins is currently the Head Age Group Coach of the Cougar Aquatic Team and oversees all of the 14&Under swimmers. He is also lead coach for the Senior Prep team. He joined the...

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  • Jane Sungurov | Gold |

    Jane Sungurov joined the Cougar coaching staff in 2009. She began swimming in Moscow, Russia at the age 8 when she was accepted to the prestigious Olympic Reserve boarding school....

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  • Denise Killeen | Silver |

    Denise Killeen joined the CAT coaching staff in 2007 and coaches the Silver team. She is a Montclair State University graduate with a BS in Health and Physical Education. While swimming for...

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  • Ally Barth | Bronze |

    Coming Soon!

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  • Meghan Myers | Junior Team |

    Coming Soon!

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  • Liz Ciccarelli | Assistant Coach |

    Liz Ciccarelli began coaching at Cougars in September 2009. She began swimming when she was 9 years old when she joined the Caldwell Summer Swim Team. She then went onto swim...

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  • Cienne Keegan | Assistant Coach |

    Second only to Coach Judy in terms of coaching on the team the longest, Cienne Keegan has been part of the Cougar coaching staff since 2002. She began her coaching career shortly before...

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  • Rich Palm | Assistant Coach |

    Rich Palm is currently an assistant coach of both the Senior 1 and Senior National training groups. He joined the coaching staff in September 2012. Coach Rich began competitively...

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  • Chris Sancetta | Strength & Conditioning |

    Chris Sancetta is the owner of Adrenaline Athletic Performance Academy located in Verona N.J. Chris has worked as a personal trainer and coach and physical education teacher for over 10...

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  • Kit Ashenfelter | Coach Emeritus |

    Kit Ashenfelter has been coaching at CAT since 2004 where she has helped develop the Senior program. She has an American Swim Coaches Association Level 5 certification and has been...

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