Ohio Swimming
Level 3

The United Swim Association Board is a committee of parents who volunteer to manage the USA swim team and all tasks required to maintain the team’s status as a 501c3 Corporation with the State of Ohio.  Their job is to work all year, in conjunction with the coaches and Ohio Swimming to ensure the long-term success and operation of the United Swim Association and to ensure the team fills its stated mission.  All of our Board members are registered as non-athletes with USA Swimming.  

Board Members- 

Head Coach - Chris Hadden

Treasurer - Laura Ganim

At Large - Dan Vitina 

At Large - Cara Boettner

At Large - Allison Jasper

If you have any questions/comments/concerns for the USA Board of Directions, you can reach the entire group via [email protected].  The board is always open to hearing from our swim families.  

The United Swim Association staff is composed of coaches and an administrator that contract with the team.  The team's paid staff are all registered as non-athletes with USA Swimming.   

Staff Members- 

Matt Celik- Head Age Group Coach

Chris Hadden- Head Coach 

Grant Horton- Age Group Coach 

Pam Lombardo- Assistant Coach 

Heath Patterson- Age Group Coach 

Cara Murray- Team Administrator 

United Swim Association encourages and supports parents of athletes serving the team and the sport of swimming by becoming certified officials.  The officials are registered as non-athletes with USA Swimming.  


Joe Geskey 

Katie Legates