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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.
Coaching Staff

Andrew Wagner

ACAC Head Coach

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As a coach with over 15 years of combined experience, Coach Wagner has worked with many athletes ranging from beginner to olympic level, and has repetitively led athletes to Sectional and National qualifications.

Outside of swimming, Andy is a dedicated Husband to his wife Ashley, a devoted sports fan, and an avid Fly Fisherman.

Career Highlights:

· Head Coach at Smokey Mountain Aquatic Club ·2012-2014

- National Men’s Team Manager—USA Swimming National Open Water Select Camp (2013)

· USA Swimming National Select Camp- Home Coach (2009)

· North Carolina Swimming - Open Water Select Camp Staff (2012-2013)

· Senior Assistant Coach, Pilot Aquatic Club

· Head Age Group Coach, Atomic City Aquatic Club

· Head Coach—Karns High School Beavers and Hardin Valley Academy Hawks

· Assistant Coach —UT Men’s Swimming

· Coaching Assistant—Green Meadow Country Club, Bennington-Farrington Swim Team.

Education/Certificates:

  • Bachelor Arts from University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Certified USA Swimming Coach, Certified Life Saving, AED, CPR Training
  • ASCA Level 4 pending

 

Jacob Gump

Assistant Coach

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Jacob Gump

Coaching Experience:

Swim instructor at Ymca 2014-present

Assistant Concord Hills two seasons 2016-2017

Assistant Coach Atomic City Aquatic Club 2018-present

Co-head coach Concord Christian school 2017-present

Co-Head coach, Sugarwood Stingrays 2018-present

 

Education:

Lenior City High School 2012-2016

Attending Roane State Community College Education Major

Kelsey Olene Gandy

Assistant Coach

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ACAC Assistant Coach, 2018-present

Concord Hill Assistant Coach, 2018-2019

Chris Franklin

Assistant Coach

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Board of Directors

Dean Gerchar

President

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Trish Brown

Treasurer

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Chip Fischer

Publicity Chair

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Frank Colandro

Fundraising Chair

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Harry King

Past President

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Sterling Brennan

Meet Director

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Tammy Wenhame

Team Secretary/Membership

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Amber L Alexander

Financial Secretary

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