Coaches and Directors

Coaches and Directors
Coaching Staff
Tim Teeter Executive Director / Head Coach

Tim will begin his four season as the Director and Head Coach of Set Swim Team. He has spent nearly 20 years as a coach and has worked with athletes of all levels. During his first two years at SET his athletes broke over 120 club records and the club tripled in number of members.

Prior to coming to Set Swim Team, Tim served as the head coach for Ames Cyclone Aquatics Club where he lead ACAC to its first ever ISI State Championship. During his time at ACAC he developed one of the premier swim clubs in the upper Midwest.  

Tim’s coaching career has included coaching swim clubs in Northern California, high school in Iowa, and colleges in both Northern California and Iowa. His early career took him to the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California. During his time at UOP Teeter coached 12 NCAA All-Americans, who earned 31 All-American awards. He has coached international athletes that have won numerous national titles in their home countries. One of Tim’s athletes, Ziada Jardine, made the semifinals at the 2004 FINA World Short Course Championships.

As an athlete, Tim swam for Iowa State University, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in liberal studies. He was a four year letterwinner for the Cyclones, earned Academic All-Big Eight honors as a swimmer and was a member of the Big 8 Champion Team in 1995. After Iowa State, Teeter continued his education at Creighton University School of Law. At Creighton Tim received his J.D.

Tim also serves as the Head Coach of the El Toro High School Swim Team. He is married to Jessica and they have two children, Nyte and Daley.

Mark Schubert High Performance Head Coach
Barrett Tester Assistant Coach

Using swimming as a prime motivator and connector, Barrett has parlayed his love of water sports into an exciting aquatic career spanning several
decades. From being an experienced ocean lifeguard (California State Parks, Los Angeles County Fire Dept.), to seasoned marketing executive
(Quiksilver), to well traveled event producer (Rainbow Sandals Battle of the Paddle) and contest director (International Surfing Association). Now
returning to coaching, Barrett looks forward to helping motivated athletes become their best.

Barrett’s prior coaching experience includes working with swimmers at all levels from beginner to Olympians. Past coaching positions include: Sprint
Coach U.C. Davis Men’s Swimming, Head Swim Coach Loyola H.S., Head Swim Coach Beverly Hills H.S., Masters Swimming Coach Southern California Aquatics (SCAQ), Age-Group Coach Team Santa Monica (TSM) and Graduate Assistant Coach U.C.L.A. Men’s Swimming.

As an accomplished swimmer, Barrett was a four-year Letterman at U.C.L.A. Men’s Swimming, Jr. National qualifier, earned several National Age-Group rankings and Junior Olympic championships. As an avid ocean sports competitor, Barrett won five (5) United States Lifesaving National Championships, was a member of United States teams to New Zealand and Australia and a former World Bodysurfing Champion (1993).

Barrett earned his bachelor’s degree in Political Science from U.C.L.A. He is married to Julia and has two children, daughter Kaelin and son Cruz (who is a member of SET age-group team).

Savannah DuPuis The Swim Team - PreNational Group Coach
Stan Wada Strength and Conditioning Coach
Wendy Theders Assistant Coach - Age Group
Board of Directors
Bradley Schumacher SET Aquatics Director