Coaches & Directors

We are here to support your needs. If your questions are related to workouts, meets, events, goal setting, and other swimming related needs, please contact one of the coaches. For all questions related to administrative, such as dues, safety, or policy issues, please contact one of the board members.

Winchester Swim Team Board of Directors as of June 9, 2015 (updated 3/16/2016):

President - Jennifer Lilly - 540-247-4327 -

Vice President - Dean Thompson - 540-514-8627 -

Secretary/Communication - Brandye Sitton - 540-336-3287 -

Treasurer - Denise Barnett - 540-771-4763 -

Website & Team Registration Manager - Kelly Warnagiris - 703-283-9121 -

Volunteer Coordinator - Heather Snapp - 540-533-9037 -

Long Course Meet Director - TBD

Social Committee – Dolly Roach - 703-346-4225 -

Fundraising Coordinator - LaKaren Rickman - 319-321-3291 -

Past President - Kim Dooley - 540-539-6723 -

You can also contact any member of the board via the "Contact Us" tab on the left side of the home page.

Coaching Staff

Tag Grove

Head Coach


Trey Shafer



Marina Baker



Ann Anderson

Westminster Canterberry Coach


Coach Ann began as a volunteer with Winchester Swim Team over 20 years ago when Shelly Lee coached.  She recieved her Bachelor of Science in Business Education from JMU and Master of Education from Virginia Tech.  Her vast swimming experience includes: Water Safety Instructor since high school and President of the JMU Syncronized Swim Team
Quote to live by:  Never quit or give  up.

Brenda Homer

Westminster Canterberry Coach


Coach Brenda grew up in a swimming family of 5.  She started swimming competitively at the age of 5.   When she moved from Manassas, VA to Winchester, VA Coach Shelly Lee was her coach who continued to encourage and develop not only her swimming talent, but also her love for the sport and helping others to succeed.  A few years ago, Coach Brenda was give the opportunity to help develop a new generation of swimmers at Westminister and could not resist this chance to give back to the community and the sport that had given her some great memories and life lessons.  As an added bonus she gets to work with some great coaches, parents and children.