Coaches and Directors

Coaches and Directors
Coaching Staff
Chad Reimschussel Head Coach

Joining the South Davis Aquatic Team in the Fall of 2021 as Head Coach.  Chad has over 15 years of Coaching Experience.  Chad Reimschussel started his coaching career with the developmental team at the local club.  A couple years down the road Chad started coaching career as an Assistant for American Fork High School.  Shortly after he became the Head Coach for Lone Peak High School and an Assistant for Hilltop Aquatics.  In the Summer of 2013 Chad moved north and Assistanted with the Cottonwood Heights Aquatic Team & Brighton High School.  Along the journey he also spent some time in California where he was the Director of Development with California Capitol and Head High School Coach at Woodcreek. 

Kim Patterson Assistant

Kim has been swimming most of her life. She swam competitively for Cottonwood Heights Aquatics Team, Bingham High School, and the University of Utah.
After college she opened and ran a successful preschool business and started coaching for Bingham High School. After several years she moved up North to Ogden and coached for Davis High School while finishing a Masters degree in education. She coached for a small age group team in Ogden before accepting a coaching position at South Davis. She also currently coaches for  Bonneville High School.
Kim loves working with the coaches and swimmers on the South Davis Aquatics Team!

Lou Olson Assistant

I have been a part of the SDAT team since 2007, I swam with the club from 2007-2012. I then swam in high school for Viewmont for 4 years. I started coaching for SDAT in the fall of 2014. I have worked with the Developmental group, Elite and the Blue & Green groups.  I have coached high school swimming for 6 years. 1 year with Davis High School as an assistant coach, and 5 years at Bountiful High School as the head coach. I am a full-time teacher at Bountiful High School.  I have a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology Teaching and a minor in Health Teaching & Nutrition. I am working on my capstone for my master’s in education, learning, and technology from Western Governors University.  My goal is to help your swimmer feel confident both in the water and out of the water, and have fun at practice as well as competitions. 

Layla Glissmeyer Assistant

My name is Layla Glissmeyer, and I have been swimming since I was 10 years old. I swam with Tsunami for 6 years, and taught swim lessons throughout high school. When I graduated high school, I was able to help start the prep team, and began coaching. I worked with the developmental groups on Tsunami for almost 2 years, and I was the assistant coach for Woods Cross high school for 2 years before moving to Georgia. I love learning, and I am currently in the nursing program at Westminster college. I love helping swimmers build their technique and confidence in their abilities and am excited to help them progress!

Madison Taggart Assistant
Siana Smith Assistant

My name is Siana Smith, but most athletes have taken to calling me Cici for short. I joined Tsunami in the fall of 2022 after moving back to Utah. I started coaching the Idaho Falls Surfers Swim team, as well as Jr. High swim for a local Junior high team in 2019. I spent most of my time at Idaho falls aquatic center as I swam on both Rigby High School's team as well as Idaho Falls' USA Swim team Voltage.  I graduated from a small high school in Montana and I'm currently in school working towards my bachelor's degree in Anthropology.  My goal as a coach is to help swimmers feel confident in their progress and enjoy the sport at every stage.

Reese Allen Assistant
Sage Patterson Jr. Coach

My name is Sage Patterson. I have been swimming competitively since I was 8 and have been swimming for Tsunami for 5 years. Before I started coaching, I taught swim lessons. I have been coaching the prep team for 1 ½ years and I love working with all the swimmers and helping them excel in swimming. I am excited to continue coaching at South Davis and to continue learning from both the swimmers and coaches!

Madelynn Fenwick Jr. Coach
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