Head Coach/Platinum Coach
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Coach Nix has been coaching for over 20 years. He has served as the head coach for summer leagues, middle school teams, and multiple high schools. In addition, he has been the head coach of two club teams. Coach Nix serves as our Gold Coach and Head Age Group Coach. Coach Nix love to see athletes learn about sports, sportmanship and have fun in the club. He has had multple swimmers become college team captains and even go on to become coaches themselves.
Austin (AJ) started his swimming career in Mishawaka Indiana were he was born and raised. He swam for the local club team as well as his high school where he was a varsity swimmer all 4 years. In December, he graduated with a Physical Education and Health Degree from the University of Indianapolis. He was apart of the Warren Central Mens and Womens swim teams as an assistant coach as well as the Warren Township Middle Schools Boys and Girls head coach. Each of these seasons produced great results and significant postive growth. Coach AJ holds a level 2 ASCA certification.
His coaching philosophy is that building the fundamentals and techniques of swimming is essential for developing successful swimmers. He looks forward to a great season and significant gains for all swimmers!
Jennifer Hodnett was introduced to competitive swimming after high school when beginning to train and compete in local triathlon events. After joining a master’s swim club, the love of the sport grew and the desire to teach others proper swimming technique and water safety. Jennifer received her Water Safety Instructor Certification from the American Red Cross in 2009 and has been teaching private lessons since.
Jennifer originated from Churubusco, Indiana and now resides in Indianapolis with her family. She is in her senior year at IUPUI in pursuit of a Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences degree. Upon graduating, Jennifer plans to continue to develop the Learn to Swim program at Warren while pursuing a degree in osteopathic medicine.
Allie, an Indianapolis native, joined the Warren Aquatics Club as the Bronze Group coach in the fall of 2013. She began swimming at the age of 6 and continued to swim through high school and college. Allie attened Butler Univeristy where she graduated in 2012 with a degree in strategic communications. Allie has taught swim lessons through Swim America and private lessons. She is also the assistant men's and women's swimming coach at Franklin College, where she works as the assistant to the athletic director.
Allie looks forward to working with swimmers to develop better swimming techniques and core values in and out of the pool.