Coach Bill "retired" from high school coaching to focus his attention to Lighthouse Aquatics and pursue a Masters Degress in Counseling from Le Tourneau University. His expierence includes coaching high school, Club and summer league. He was the previously the head swim coach for South Houston High School and Hightower High School. While at Hightower he coached for First Colony under the direction of Tim Hill and Allison Beebe. In additon to swimming for Dana Abbott at Katy High School and working with Lisa Fountain during college for the Huntsville High School Swim Team. Coach Bill has assisted more than 17 swimmers pursue their swim career at the collegiate level.
Coach Hope has a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology in addition to a Masters in Special Education from Sam Houston State University. She teaches high school Vocational Special Education. Coach Hope provides a technical aspect to stroke development which is essential to developing swimmers. She also volunteers as a coach for Bay Area HEAT, a local Special Olympic team .