Former Captains and Presidents

In the RSDS, presidents are elected by the debaters and run the team’s administration, while the captain is nominated by the directors and graduate assistant and becomes the student coach. Presidents and captains are listed on a perpetual trophy located in the RSDS’s office in 215 Haas Library. They are:

Captains
Presidents
Michael Cohen 2003-2005 Tyler Balding 2003-2005
Melinda Tarsi  2005-2006   Melinda Tarsi 2005-2006
 Adwoa Adarkwa 2005-2006 Fernando Franco 2006-2007 
* 2006-2008   * 2007  
Ryan Ford 2007-2008 Sean McSherry 2007
Sean Swanson 2008-2009  Priya Aswani 2007-2009 
Sara Waterfall 2009 Sara Waterfall 2009  
Debra Lorraine Salvato 2009-2011 Debra Lorraine Salvato 2010-2011     
 Renan Max Hamoy 2011              E. Benjamin Allen 2011            
 E. Benjamin Allen 2012  Renan Max Hamoy 2012 
 Zach Richter 2012-2013  Taylor Wolff 2012-2013 
Devonte Escoffery 2013-2014 Taylor Pasquence 2013-2014
Colleen Mair  2014-2015 Colleen Mair 2014-2015