Assistant Coach Marcela Nicolae
Marcela Nicolae enters her first season as an assistant coach for the Baldwin Wallace University volleyball program in 2012.
Nicolae comes to the University after graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education and Sports University from “Dunarea de Jos Galati” located in Romania. In Romania, Marcela played volleyball for the LPS Braila (1988-1994), CSU Galati (1994-1998), and Braiconf Braila (1998-2003).
Prior to coming to BW, Nicolae worked as a physical education teacher for k-12, where she coached high school and middle school volleyball. Following her teaching career, Nicolae accepted the coaching job for the CSU Metal Galati. During her teaching and coaching experience, she improved her organization and communication skills to better prepare her for the challenges that await her as a collegiate coach.