Emily Altier joins the Wellesley Swimming & Diving program as Assistant Coach and Assistant Aquatic Director for the 2017-18 season.
Altier comes to Wellesley after spending the past year at the NCAA's Postgraduate Internship Program in Indianapolis, Ind. While with the NCAA, Altier was exposed to multiple administrative areas within the national office, working within finance, operations, human resources and other areas. In addition, Altier continued to pursue her passion for swimming as the Head Age Group Swim Coach for Flashes Aquatics in Indianapolis and as the Middle School Head Coach for the Franklin township School District.
A Division I student-athlete at Niagara, Altier was a three-time Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Academic All-Conference honoree, as well as a member of the Niagara and MAAC Student Athlete Advisory Committees. She received the athletic departments Community Student-Athlete of the Year Award and graduated with a degree in Business Administration in 2016.