Coaching Staff



Kenna Douds- Head Coach/Program Director 

A 2014 Xavier College Preparatory Alumna, Kenna joined Xavier Prep Crew her freshman year and by her sophomore year she qualified one of the first Xavier boats for nationals. Then again her senior year, she qualified for both nationals and scholastic nationals. She was a member of the 2012 Lightweight 4+ that placed third at Long Beach Invite and fifth in the Southwest Region. The whole spring the lightweight 4+ was used to push the varsity 4+ and varsity 2- who were the first two boats in Xavier Prep Crew history to qualify for USRowing Youth Nationals. Her junior year she was a member of the first Xavier Prep Crew boat to compete at Head of the Charles. Kenna joined the coaching staff in the Fall of 2019 and became the head coach in the Fall of 2021. Kenna graduated from Northern Arizona University with a BA in Hotel Restaurant Management. In her free time she likes to keep active by rowing, running, hiking, skateboarding or mountain biking.

Mariah Sullivan- Assistant Coach
Colleen Sullivan- Assistant Coach