Our Coaches

Dr. Mark Bellinger            Head Coach

Email: mfbellinger@gmail.com

Coaching and Rowing Experience

For the past twenty one years, Mark has been at the helm of the Foxes, establishing the team as one of the most competitive high school programs in the area and in the Midwest. He has a US Rowing level three coaching certification.


Mark lives in Fox Chapel with his wife, Cathy. He has four children and six grandchildren who live in Pittsburgh and New Hampshire.

Katie McCarthy       Women's Head Coach

Email: klmccarthy08@gmail.com

Coaching and Rowing Experience

Katie rowed for four years with Fox Chapel Crew, rowing at Youth Nationals all four years. She rowed at Ohio State University. Katie has served as Women's Assistant Coach, and has served as women's Head Coach since the fall of 2012.


Katie is enrolled at Chatham University. She is an avid horse rider and gives equestrian lessons.

 Men’s Head Coach


Coaching and Rowing Experience

Molly Schneider          Assistant Coach

Email:  molly.l.schneider@gmail.com

Coaching and Rowing Experience

Molly rowed at Bucknell University and has coached for five years at Hampton Crew and Oakland Catholic Crew. 


Molly works at the University of Pittsburgh.

Jeff Good                    Assistant Coach

Email: jtgood@eckerd.edu

Jeff Good was a previous rower and captain for the Fox Chapel Crew Club from 2007 to 2011 (earning hardware and qualification from Mid-West Championships and scholastic national events in 2010 and 2011).  He is a marine scientist working at Carnegie Mellon University and possesses extensive on-water experience in marine search and rescue and maritime medical first response. Jeff is excited and proud to be returning to coach the exhilarating sport of rowing as well as his home team of the Fox Chapel Crew Club. 

 For more information, contact Head Coach Mark Bellinger at: mfbellinger@gmail.com