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          Head Coach Joe Ledoux



  • 9 Years American Red Cross & Ellis Lifeguard Instructor/Paramedic
  • American Swim Coach Association (ASCA) – Level 5 Coach - 1998
  • 6 Years - LCSC Gators Coaching Staff
  • BS - Kinesiology - CSUS
  • 15 years - Head Coach - United States Swimming (CRA now EGAC)
  • 6 Years – Assistant Coach - United States Swimming (CRA now EGAC)
  • 6 Years – High School Coach (Hiram Johnson West & Main Campus)
  • 7 Years – USA Swimming/LSC Board Member (Safety Chair)
  • 7 Years – US Masters Head Coach
  • 16 Years Swimming – Arden Hills
  • 17 Years - Franchise Tax Board – Web Strategic Planning Lead

Assistant Head Coach Lynette Rodriguez 

Lynette spent 12+ years in United States Swimming. She has years of coaching experience for both high school swimming and waterpolo.

Lynette came to the Gators in 2016 and has helped drive the program to success.

Coach Brett Lemire

Integral part of the Gator program and Spare Time Aquatics for 20+ years

Dr. Brett is a graduate of Palmer College of Chiropractic-West and has been a practicing chiropractor specializing in manual therapy and rehabilitative exercise since 1989.  

He has over 500 hours of post-graduate training through Southern California Health Sciences University with emphasis on diagnosis and treatment of functional pathologies of the locomotor system.  He is currently board eligible as a diplomat through the American Chiropractic Rehabilitation Board.   Additionally, Dr. Brett is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association.

Coach Kurtis Gillespie

Kurtis joined the Gator and STAS coaching staff in 2016 after coaching for another USA Swimming team. Kurtis was a national ranked swimmer and swam a majority of his time for Spare Time Aquatics – Rio Del Oro during his 14+ years of swimming.

Kurtis is also a United States Swimming certified coach and has completed an Emergency Medical Technician course. Kurtis is currently an ASCA Level 2 coach.

His understanding of stroke mechanics and ability to connect to athletes have made him a vital member of our swim community.

Coach Stephen Ledoux

Stephen has been a part of the summer and year-round coaching staff since 2016. He has been a member of United States Swimming since he was three years old. Stephen went on to compete in college and finished in 2017.

Stephen is currently a pool manager and lifeguard instructor for Cosumnes Community Services District (CSD). Stephen is also a United States Swimming certified coach and has completed an Emergency Medical Technician course.

​Coach Jacob Lemire

Jacob has been swimming at LCSC almost since the club’s inception. Jacob continues to swim at Sacramento City College.

Jacob years of private lessons and ongoing education is invaluable asset to our coaching staff.


Coach Kenny Ngo

Kenny has been part of the LCSC Gator community for years. He took on the role as coach and lifeguard in 2017 and we’re glad to have him onboard.

Kenny is currently attending high school taking several advanced placement classes. You may also see him out on deck as a lifeguard and swim lesson instructor.