Coaching Staff
Frank Casella Head Coach

Coach Frank brings over 25 years of coaching experience to Tacoma Swim Club. 

His past experiences include coaching at Puget Sound Swim Club, Port Townsend Swim Club and Port Townsend Pirouettes Synchro Team, Bainbridge Island Swim Club and Bainbridge Island Water Polo Club.  Coach Frank has also been on the Pacific Northwest Swimming Staff for Western Zones including serving as the Head Coach in 2005 in Salt Lake City, UT and All-Stars in Long Beach, CA. 

In addition to Tacoma Swim Club, Coach Frank currently coaches at the MVP Swim Camp in Port Townsend and is the Assistant Coach for South Kitsap High School Girls and Boys Water Polo Teams.

Frank lives in Bremerton and enjoys kayaking and hiking when he is not at the pool.

Jianna Link Assistant Coach Gig Harbor

Coach Jianna has been coaching Tacoma Swim Club's Gold Group swimmers since 2016.  She enjoys the technical side of swimming and working on new drills with our Gold Swimmers.  Coach Jianna began swimming competitvely at 9 years old and by age 16 she started coaching.  Prior to coaching for TSC, Jianna was involved with coaching at several YMCAs and the Ohana Swim Team.  Coach Jianna is a graduate of the University of Washington with a degree in social psychology and a minor in elementary education.  When not at the pool, you will find her playing outside with her 2 year old son, at the gym, or going for drives with her husband.

Katelynn Koenen Assistant Coach Gig Harbor

Coach Katelynn has been coaching in the Puget Sound area for over 10 years.  Katelynn has a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from Washington State University and a Masters degree in Special Education from Lipscomb University.  She currently teaches kindergarten at Burley Glennwood Elementary in South Kitsap School District.  Katelynn is a true water lover and enjoys boating, waterskiing, wake surfing, wake boarding, and was recently certified to scuba dive.  Katelynn brings her passion for the water and the sport of swimming to the pool deck every das as she can think of no place she'd rather be! 

Katie Thomassen Assistant Coach Tacoma/Gig Harbor
Board of Directors
Frank Casella Head Coach/Member
Greg Rosinski President
Meredith Graham Lawver Vice President
Beth LaTendresse Secretary
Leah Ehlis Membership Chair
Laura Learned Treasurer