Coaches and Directors

Coaches and Directors
Coaching Staff
Janna Alexander Assistant Coach

Janna has been coaching since 2010, initially starting as a Ventana Masters Team coach and later joining the staff of Ventana Canyon Swim Team. She has a background in swimming, synchronized swimming and dressage. She loves working with adults and kids of all ages and considers coaching a richly rewarding experience.

Tori Gutt Head Coach

Tori grew up swimming in Tucson, and she swam through high school and college. Tori coaches our summer swimmers as well as our year-round USA Swimming swimmers.

Samuel Busch Assistant Coach

Joined Ventana Canyon in Fall 2019 to help Coach Alexander and Coach Gutt with day-to-day operations & coaching.  Began coaching in 2005 for SAAA.  Has coached at the club, HS and NCAA division 1 levels in various capacities.  Along with that, has had the opportunities to coach internationally in several countries as a representative of different respective coaching staffs.  He is excited to help further develop the athletes in and out of the pool at Ventana Canyon.  

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