Loggerhead Aquatics Coaching Staff

We are here to support athletes and parents. If your questions are related to workouts, meets, events, goal setting, and other swimming related needs, please contact one of the coaches.

Emails can be found by the coach bio below.

For all questions related to safety, training, or policy issues, please contact Coach Corley.

If you want to email a particular coach, click the email button under their name.

For billing issues contact our Team Admin = Mark Corley

For team tryouts contact  = Coach Eric Jacob

Every coach is USA Swimming certified.  That is the lowest, base level of certification.  Being ASCA Certified means that our club commits to annual professional development training, just like any other profession.  In addition, ASCA Certification (five levels) means that our coaches commit to a Professional Code of Ethics that has been in place much longer than the USA Swimming Code.  Each Level that you see reflected on our website  reflects both academic training specific to swimming and the in-pool success of that coach’s swimmers and the coaches’ level of experience.   Our club requires all of our coaches to commit to that Code of Ethics and to annual professional development, and our club supports them in doing so.

Loggerhead Coaching Staff

John Hulvey

Head Coach



Coach John Hulvey serves as the Head Coach of Loggerhead Aquatics.  His primary groups are the Senior I and Senior National training groups while also working with all Loggerhead coaches to promote a fun and competitive atmosphere in all of our training groups.
Previous to his role at Loggerhead, Coach Hulvey was Head Coach and Owner of Storm Swim Club.  In those years he produced two National Qualifiers, three Junior National Qualifiers, eleven Future Qualifiers, two individual FHSAA Champions, and three Florida LSC records.  Storm placed 10/11 graduating seniors into schools to swim including; LSU, FSU, West Florida, Tampa, Washington University, Chicago, FIT and Indian River.

Coach Hulvey is finishing his 12th year as a swim coach with the last 9 in the Jacksonville area.  Coach Hulvey began his coaching career as a high school coach while teaching at Coral Gables High School in Miami, FL right after college.  He is a graduate of the University of Florida.

Coach Hulvey has served on numerous Florida Zone Team staffs, Florida All-Stars staffs, and has held various positions within the Florida LSC.  He spent the 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 seasons as a volunteer assistant coach with the University of North Florida women's swim program on top of his duties with club coaching.

Coaching History
2019 - Present: Loggerhead Aquatics (Head Coach)
2015 - 2019: Storm Swim Club (Head Coach)
2017 - Present: University of North Florida (Volunteer Assistant Coach)
2014 - 2015: Spartan Aquatic Club (Head Coach)
2010 - 2014: Loggerhead Aquatics (Head Age Group Coach)
2010 (Summer): Marsh Landing Country Club (Head Coach)
2007 - 2010: Coral Gables High School (Swimmng/Diving + Water Polo Head Coach)


Eric Jacob

Head Age Group Coach



Coach Jacob has been coaching with Loggerhead for over 11 years. He has coached all levels of swimmers at Loggerhead. He coaches with enthusiasm and is able to communicate technique and racing strategies to all swimmers regardless of ability level. He swam competitively for over 10 years. He has experience working as a lifeguard, swim lesson instructor , an aquatics supervisor, and above all...a professional swim coach. Coach Jacob brings extensive knowledge of the sport and brings that knowledge and enthusiasm to the pool deck daily. Coach Jacob has lead the Loggerhead age group program to top ten finishes (inluding a 2nd place finish) at the Florida Age Group Championships (FLAGs). 

Jill Prosinski

Assistant Coach


Jill grew up swimming competitively in St. Louis, MO. Her swimming career spans over three decades of swimming and coaching combined.  Jill competed in the US Olympic Trials in 1988, and earned a four-year athletic scholarship to the University of Georgia. She swam for UGA four years and competed in the NCAAs. 

Coach Jill has been involved in swim coaching at all levels from swim lessons to summer league; high school to USA swimming. She has a passion for the sport and an appreciation for the dedication involved to reach goals. Most importantly, she loves helping kids learn to swim and enjoy the sport as well.

In addition to swim coaching, Jill is a personal trainer with a degree in Health Promotion and Behavior.  She lives in St. Augustine with her husband and three sons, two of which swim for Loggerhead Aquatics.


John Fox

Olympic Development Lead Coach



Coach John Fox is our Lead Coach for the Olympic Development training group.

Coached Masters and Age Group swimming off and on for thirty years.  Given Individual clinics and taught Adult Learn to Swim (ALS) for twenty years.  Previous and multiple Lifeguard instructor/Water Safety instructor certifications.  Forty-three years of competitive, open water, and marathon channel swimming experience.  Nationally certified USA Swimming pool and open water referee (official).

Six years’ experience coaching multiple boxing and mixed martial arts teams.  Trained and mentored individuals on physical fitness, nutrition, health and wellness for 15 years. 

20 years adult teaching and mentoring experience with the military. 

Matej Tomas

Assistant Coach


Matej is originally from Croatia, his swimming career brought him to the United States where he had a phenomenal college career at Fairmont State Univ. He has coached the past three years for the Durbin Dolphins summer league team, and he was also an age group coach for FAST (Fairmont Area Swim Team) for two years. His accomplishments in the pool included the following:

  • NCAA Division II National Championship Runner-Up in 200 Butterfly
  • 12 time All American
  • 5 Time National Swimmer of the Week
  • NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Recipient

Heather Coutts

Assistant Coach


Lauren Neidigh

Assistant Coach


Evan Jacob

Assistant Coach


Coach Evan Jacob graduated from St Leo University in 2016. He was a multiple time All American athlete as well as an Academic All American. Evan was able to excel in the pool and the classroom.

Stephanie Stadler

SwimAmerica Site Supervisor


Stephanie Stadler, ASCA Level II,  began swimming as a four year-old for Mission Bay Makos in south Florida and later joined Coral Springs Swim Club, where she swam until she graduated high school. While in high school, she coached her team’s Novice groups and helped grow the SwimAmerica program. She then moved to Tallahassee and attended Florida State University during the worst six seasons in the school’s football history. Thankfully, back-to-back undefeated seasons were in the team’s future! While at FSU, Stephanie earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Communication Sciences and Disorders. She was the Developmental Program Coordinator at Area Tallahassee Aquatic Club. Today, Stephanie works as a speech-language pathologist at Nemours Children’s Specialty Care. When not at work, she enjoys running, open water swimming and time with her husband, Ben and her daughter. Stephanie has a passion for the developmental stages of swimming and teaching stroke technique.

Mark Corley

Director of Operations & Team Admin


Admin Email:

Director of Operations Email:

Mark Corley is the Director of Operations and also handles the Team Admin duties. Mark started the Loggerhead program at JCP in 2008. He continues to be an integral part of the Loggerhead team.

For registration and billing related questions use the "admin" email above.

For other team questions your athletes coach can not answer use the Director of Operations email. 

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