Executive Board 2017-2018


lila bishop

Lila is a fourth year General Geology major from Houston, Texas. She has spent three years with the team, working as Travel Coordinator during her sophomore year and is looking forward to seeing the program continue to grow and succeed in her second year as President.


Allie hayes
Vice president

Allie is a fourth year Civil Engineering major from Blue Hill, Maine. She has been rowing for six years and is incredibly excited to see the progress and growth of the team over the course of her last year with Texas Crew.


ben zimmerman

Ben is a fourth year Electrical Engineering major from Houston, Texas. This will be his fourth season with Texas Crew and has proven himself to be a reliable and hardworking team member, having been named “Most Valuable Rower” of his novice class. When not at practice or working on the budget, Ben can be found eating.


Samantha Morey
travel coordinator

Samantha is a third year Civil Engineering major from Wausau, Wisconsin. This will be her second year serving as travel co-ordinator and her third on Texas Crew.


anthony de guzman

Anthony is a third year Biology major from Houston, Texas. He joined Texas Crew as a walk on in the fall of 2015 and will be entering his third season with the team.


John limbaugh
Secretary/       Men's Captain

John is a second year Philosophy major from Houston, Texas. He will be entering his second season with the team and is commited to the unified vision of excellence on the national level for Texas Crew.

sebastian enrico

Sebastian is a second year Neuroscience major from Katy, Texas. He will enter his second season with the team as a varsity coxswain and fundraising chair having previously served as novice squad captain. He aims to realize the team's potential on and off the water by expanding connections with the community at large.

maretta dewitt
women's Captain

Maretta is a third year Plan II major from College Station, Texas. She will be entering her third season with the team. She spends her time outside of rowing as a mentor to students in the Austin area. She can be seen sporting Crocs and aims to foster the family environment for the team.


shivam paragji

Shivam is a third year Philosophy major from Weatherford, Texas. He has been with the team for two years and is looking forward to become one with the equipment. After 7:15 you can find Shivam working at the capitol.

sam lynaugh

Sam is a second year Marketing and Business Honors Program double major from Austin, Texas. He started his rowing career as a sculler for the TRC Juniors program having enjoyed much success in the LM2x, taking the boat to Youth nationals his senior year. Outside of crew, his hobbies include cooking and football.  

james o'leary

James is a second year Chemistry major from Flower Mound, Texas. This is his second season with the team and his first on varsity. He is looking forward to helping the team continue to expand and while looking great and winning races.