Marcela Robles earned a promotion to varsity lightweight assistant coach in July 2010. In her new position, Robles will be responsible for coaching Georgetown's walk-on rowers and developing them into athletes that are able to contribute to the success of the program in the EAWRC and IRA Championships.
She served as volunteer assistant coach on the rowing staff during the 2009-2010 season. In her position as a volunteer assistant, Robles was responsible for assisting the Rowing Coaching staff in implementing the training programs for the varsity and novice student-athletes in addition to coaching lightweight crews.
Prior to Georgetown, Robles was a Crew League Coach at Community Rowing, Inc. where she coached a six-week developmental rowing program for high school students. She also spent time at National Cathedral School in Washington, D.C. as the freshman coach. She is a US Rowing, Level I certified coach.