Meet the Team
Rick joined the Thayer staff after serving 25 years in the athletics department at the Buckingham Browne & Nichols School, where he coached football and hockey, and was the varsity baseball coach for 19 years, and served as the Athletic Director for 12 years. Rick earned his bachelor's degree from Brandeis University where he was a four-year member of the varsity baseball team. During his free time Rick enjoys golfing, skiing, fitness and the beach. Rick, his wife Kara, and their children Grace and James live in Plymouth, Mass.
John Reid is the Middle School Athletic Director and teaches 8th grade History. Prior to being in the Middle School, John was the Assistant Athletic Director for 4 years. Before his years at Thayer, John worked in the Boston College Athletic Department and also was the General Manager of the Harwich Mariners of the Cape Cod Baseball League.
John received a Bachelor’s Degree in History from Boston College and a Master’s Degree in Leadership from Northeastern University.
He lives in Hingham with his wife Heidi; their daughter Charlotte; their son Cooper and their yellow lab Katie.
Kristin Parnell joined the Thayer staff in August 2015, after serving as Hanover High School Athletic Director from 2012 to 2014. Previously, Parnell served as Director of Athletics at Emerson College for 5 years, and was member of the Emerson athletic department for 14 years. Parnell has soccer coaching experience from her time at Emerson, Notre Dame Academy, and Hingham High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from American International College, a master’s degree in education-sports management from Springfield College, and a master’s in management and organizational communication from Emerson College. Kristin, her husband Al, and their children Alyssa, Dylan and Jessica live in Hingham, Mass.
Before coming to Thayer, Kevin spent the last four years at Buckingham, Browne & Nichols School in Cambridge, Mass. where he was the Sports Information Director and an assistant coach for football, basketball and baseball at various levels. He graduated from Endicott College and has a master's degree in sports leadership from Northeastern University.
Athletic Department Staff & Coaches Contact Information
You can also find all coaches' contact information on each team's page.
|Athletic Director||Rick Foresteire P '19, 'firstname.lastname@example.org||781.664.2247|
|Middle School Athletic Director||John Reidemail@example.com||781.664.2289|
|Associate Athletic Director||Kristin Parnellfirstname.lastname@example.org||781.664.2246|
|Assistant Athletic Director||Kevin Steueremail@example.com||781.664.2327|
|Head Athletic Trainer||Ellen Malloyfirstname.lastname@example.org||781.664.2273|
|Athletic Trainer||Garett Butkussemail@example.com||781.664.2244|
|Athletic Trainer||Anne Lallyfirstname.lastname@example.org||781.664.2250|
|Equipment Manager||AnnMarie Leonard P '03, 'email@example.com||781.664.2234|
|Strength & Conditioning Coach||Sophie Browne 'firstname.lastname@example.org||781.664.2245|
|Fall Sports - Upper School Coaches / After School Activities|
|Football||Jeff Toussaint 'email@example.com||781.664.2333|
|Field Hockey||Alison Soulefirstname.lastname@example.org||781.664.2324|
|Boys' Soccer||Jim Felixemail@example.com|
|Boys' Cross Country||Joe Pelletierfirstname.lastname@example.org||781.664.2228|
|Girls' Cross Country||Jeff Browne P'04, 'email@example.com||781.664.2237|
|Crew - Instructional||Emma Taylorfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Tennis - Instructional||TBA|
|Fitness Skills, |
Strength & Conditioning
|Sophie Browne 'email@example.com||781.664.2245|
|Winter Sports - Upper School Coaches|
|Boys' Hockey||Tony Amonte '89, P '16, '18, '19, 'firstname.lastname@example.org||781.664.2505|
|Girls' Hockey||Brian Cibelliemail@example.com||781.664.2326|
|Boys' Basketball||Brandon Odom 'firstname.lastname@example.org||781.664.2229|
|Girls' Basketball||William O'Dwyer 'email@example.com||781.664.2332|
|Co-Ed Skiing||Bryan Morrisseyfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Co-Ed Wrestling||Bobby Lewisemail@example.com|
|Co-Ed Swimming||Samantha Taylorfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Co-Ed Diving||Brooks Donnellyemail@example.com||781.664.2287|
|Spring Sports - Upper School Coaches|
|Baseball||Rick Foresteire P '19, 'firstname.lastname@example.org||781.664.2247|
|Boys' Lacrosse||Stewart Curranemail@example.com||781.389.0407|
|Girls' Lacrosse||Anni Zukauskas 'firstname.lastname@example.org||781.664.2295|
|Co-Ed Track & Field||Jeff Browne P '04, 'email@example.com||781.664.2237|
|Co-Ed Crew||Oli Rosenbladtfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Girls' Tennis||Cathy Turpelemail@example.com||781.664.2255|
|Boys' Tennis||Mike Davis||MADGALI2000@yahoo.com||781.883.9044|
|Co-Ed Golf||Andrew Gibsonfirstname.lastname@example.org||781.664.2285|
|Spring Sports - Middle School Coaches|
|Boys' Lacrosse||Matt Ghidenemail@example.com|
|Girls' Lacrosse||Alison Soulefirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Co-Ed Tennis||Mike Davis||MADGALI2000@yahoo.com||781.883.9044|
|Co-Ed Golf||Jim Felixemail@example.com|
|Co-Ed Track & Field||Tom Chiarifirstname.lastname@example.org|