Dan Long Memorial Award
October 13, 2019
Dan Long spent close to 15 years coaching men’s and women’s diving at Staples, sharing his passion for the sport and enthusiasm for working with young people. Prior to his time at Staples, Dan had a 30 year career in advertising in New York City, creating award-winning ad campaigns for clients such as Diet Coke, Domino’s Pizza and Starburst. A passionate artist, Dan showed his intricate pen and ink drawings of trees at galleries throughout Connecticut. Dan was an active member of Saugatuck Congregational Church and a board member at the Artists Collective of Westport.