Director of Middle School Athletics
Field Hockey Program Heademail
Chelsea Richards joined St. Stephen’s in 2016 and currently serves as the Middle School Athletic Coordinator, Field Hockey Program Head, and a residential dorm parent. Richards is an alumna of The Hockaday School in Dallas, Texas, where she competed as a three-sport athlete in field hockey, soccer and softball. After graduating from Hockaday, Richards attended the University of Iowa, earning an athletic scholarship to play field hockey. While at Iowa, Richards and the Hawkeyes earned two Big Ten Conference Tournaments Championships, competed in the NCAA Tournament, and advanced to the NCAA Division I National Semifinals. After graduating from Iowa in 2011 with degrees in Health Science and Graphic Design, Richards spent several years working as a designer in the nonprofit sector while also coaching at Casady School in Oklahoma City. Richards is currently a USA Field Hockey Level II certified coach and leads the Austin Futures site through USAFH.