Head Coach - Chris Oleksiak

Coach Chris Oleksiak has over 25 years of experience in swimming as an athlete and coach. He is excited to be the Head Coach of the Tri-West Swim Club. Coach Chris is also the Head Middle School and Assistant High School coach at Tri-West. 


As an athlete, Coach Chris won All-State and All-American honors. He was also an individual state champion at Senior State and at the IHSAA High School State Meet. 

Coach Chris has coaching experience at Franklin Regional Swim Team, Franklin Community High School, Center Grove Aquatic Club, and Goshen High School. He coached all ages and skill levels at these positions. Coach Chris has coached many Age Group and High School State finalists as well as members of Team Indiana

Coach Chris believes in focusing on technique and skills in a structured way. He believes the purpose of swim practice is to learn to race and not to learn to train. The aim of practice is to continuously improve a little each day. He also believes that swimming should most of all be FUN. 

Coach Chris is a father of 4 and is married to his wife, Kelli. In addition to coaching swimming, Coach Chris served as an Infantry Officer in the United States Army.

 

Assistant Coach, Lead Navy and Lessons Coach, Aquatics Director - Julie Stanley

Coach Julie Stanley is a USA Swimming Strokes and Turns Official.  She has been assistant coaching for three years.  Besides helping coach at Tri West Swim Club, her and her Husband, Scott, coach Special Olympics Indiana Hendricks County swim team.  They have been coaching SOIN Hendricks County for four years.

Coach Julie has been NWHSC Aquatics Director for two years.  She is Lifeguard and CPR certified.  She has her BA in Child Development with a specialization in Child Health.  She believes in inclusion of all children and adults.  She believes every child should have the opportunity to improve their skills in and outside of the pool.  Swimming is a sport that allows children of all abilities to grow physically, mentally and socially.  She is dedicated to helping all swimmers meet their goals.

Coach Julie is married to Scott Stanley and has four children.  All four children have been swimming for roughly eight years.

 

Lead Group Coach - Cameron Stanley

Coach Cameron Stanley is a student athlete at Anderson University. He is studying to become a Mechanical Engineer. He has been swimming for a total of eight years. He is Lifeguard and CPR certified. His experience includes being a swim instructor for two years, as well as being an assistant coach for Special Olympics Indiana Hendricks County Swimming for four years.

Coach Cameron believes in focusing on technique as well as building up endurance. He believes that every swimmer has different needs. He likes to focus on these needs to improve swimmers, as well as help them reach their goals.