Joining the Mammoths’ coaching staff in 2014-15, Katie Zimmerman enters her fifth season as part of the Amherst women's ice hockey program in 2018-19.
Engaging with all aspects of the program, Zimmerman works with forwards, defensemen and goalkeepers on and off the ice, in addition to assisting head coach Jeff Matthews with recruiting duties.
Receiving a Master’s Degree in Coaching Education from Ohio University in the winter of 2016, Zimmerman brings experience as a USA Hockey district evaluator, national camp intern and development camp coach and previously worked as the assistant coach of SUNY Cortland women’s ice hockey program during the 2013-14 season.
A 2013 graduate of fellow NESCAC school Hamilton College, Zimmerman earned a bachelor’s degree in communications while also enjoying a noteworthy four-year playing career. Leading the conference in goals scored in back-to-back seasons (2011-12, 2012-13), Zimmerman was a two-time Second Team All-League selection and was named team MVP during her junior and senior seasons.