Huma Coaches for 2018 Season

All coaches can be reached via email at

Aaron Vander Leek

Head Coach

Hello! My name is Aaron Vander Leek. This past year, I have continued working towards completion of my science degree while captaining the University of Alberta Golden Bears swim team. As for coaching, this will be my fifth year coaching summer club and my third year with Huma. I’m thrilled to be seeing you all this summer and excited to see all we can do as a club. Go HUMA!

Katherine Battle

Junior Coach Supervisor

Hello Huma families! My name is Katie Battle and I am so excited for this Huma season! This will be my fourth year as a coach and my twelfth year with the team. I am currently studying at Mount Royal University in Calgary but I’m so excited to return to Edmonton and be apart of the junior program this year. See you all at the pool!

Caleb Vander Leek


Hello HUMA swimmers and member families! I am incredibly honoured and excited to be joining the HUMA coaching staff for this upcoming competitive season! I am currently in my second year at the UofA studying design, swimming for the UofA Golden Bears men's varsity team, and getting ready to coach some amazing swimmers this summer. I am looking forward to meeting you and pumped to see HUMA’s swimmers perform astoundingly yet again this season!

Delilah Dias


Hi Team! I am looking forward to coaching for another awesome season this year. This will be my third year coaching for Huma and my twelfth season with the team. I am currently studying Sciences at the University of Alberta and I am looking forward to getting back on deck with all of you amazing swimmers. Get ready for a great season…GO HUMA!

Greg Farmer


Hello, HUMA swimmers and families. My name is Gregory Farmer and I am very excited to be coaching with HUMA this coming season! A little about me, I swim for the Golden Bears varsity swim team and I am finishing my 3rd year of my Bachelors of Kinesiology. I look forward to meeting everyone, and making this season a great one! Go HUMA!

Georgia Kidd


Hi everyone! I am so very excited to be joining HUMA this year! While I may be new to the team I have been swimming for 14 years and am currently in my second year swimming for the University of Alberta Pandas varsity swim team and am studying sciences. I am really looking forward to meeting lots of new people who are as passionate for swimming as I am as well as hopefully helping to continue the success of this incredible team!

Stuart Lau

Junior Coach

Hello! I am super thrilled to be joining the HUMA coaching staff as a junior coach this season! I am finishing my second year studying Sciences at McGill University, where I also compete with men’s varsity swim team. I look forward to meeting everyone and to a great season ahead of us!