RAYS Staff

All RAYS staff are currently certified by both YMCA and USA Swimming and have passed pre-employment background checks and training.  Here is a list of the training and certifications all staff possess many of which must be updated annually or biannually.

  • YMCA Principles of Competitive Swimming
  • Foundations of Coaching 101 (USA Swimming)
  • Foundations of Coaching 201 (USA Swimming)
  • Rules and Regulations for Coaches (USA Swimming)
  • Child Abuse and Nelgect Prevention Training (Redwoods/YMCA)
  • Athlete Protection Training (USA Swimming)
  • Safety Training for Swimming Coaches (American Red Cross)
  • First Aid (multiple agencies)
  • CPR/AED (multiple agencies)
  • Bloodborne Pathogen Training (Redwoods/YMCA)
  • New Employee Training (YMCA)
  • Diversity and Inclusion Training (YMCA)

Some staff also have these additional certifications:

  • Lifeguard Training (multiple agencies)
  • Oxygen Administration (multiple agencies)
  • American Swimming Coaches Association Certifications (Education, Experience & Achievement)
  • YMCA Officials Training
Coaching Staff

Brian Vigna

Head Coach

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Mike Holter

Head Coach

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