The coaching staff consists of one Head Coach and one or more Assistant Coaches. The Board of Directors are responsible for hiring, retaining, and releasing the coaching staff. The Board also establishes compensation (including fixed and discretionary variable pay) and is responsible for issuing form 1099's on a timely basis for income tax purposes.
The Seals coaches all began swimming as young children and have coaching, swim instruction, and/or competitive swimming experience. The coaches are extremely dedicated and passionate about improving swimmer performance in and out of the pool. SC employs a professional coaching staff each season.
Ryan joined the Seals in 2015. This will be Ryan's fifth year as a Seals coach and his first year as the head coach for the Seals after serving as an assistant coach for the past 4 seasons. When asked why he returns year over year - the answer is very simple, "I do it for the kids!"
Ryan embodies the Seals culture and values. Year over year he is a swimmer and parent favorite and is always a positive influence for our team.
This is Amanda's first year as an assistant coach and her ninth year swimming for the Seals. The team has been a huge part of Amanda's life since joining in 2011. She loves the supportive family environment of the team and all the close friendships she has developed.
Amanda is currently a junior at James Logan High School This is her third year on Logan's varsity women's swim team, and she is also the team captain.
The past few years she has worked as a swim instructor and lifeguard at Clubsport. She loves working with kids and enjoys seeing them grow in their swim abilities.
Amanda is excited to see what this upcoming season has to hold!