Coaches

 

Ken Armstrong - Program Director and Senior Coach

Achievements:

         •3 Times Canadian Olympic Diver


         •4 Times US Olympic Coach - coached Woodlands Diving athletes in each of the 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012, and 2016 Olympic Games.


         •2000 and 2002 USOC Diving Coach of the Year


         •US National Team coach since 1989


         •Coached numerous Senior National and Junior National Champions


         •Member of the US Coaching Staff for major International competitions such as


                  ◦the 2011 FINA World Championships in Shanghai, China


                  ◦the 2002 FINA World Cup, in Seville Spain,


                  ◦the 2001 Goodwill Games in Brisbane, Australia


                  ◦the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia


                  ◦and several other International and FINA Grand Prix Competitions.


         •2007 USA Senior National Coach of the year.


         •The 2008 Coach Excellence Award - for his efforts at the Speedo USADiving Spring National Championships in Minneapolis, Minnesota where 2 of his divers won national titles.


 

Personal:

         •Married to Patty 


         •Father to Dylan, Katie and Tyce


         •Enjoys fishing and golfing whenever possible


                  •Graduate of The University of Texas

 


Dr. Lauren LeRoy, D.C. - Head Junior Olympic Coach

Achievements

         •SEC Conference Champion - 3 Meter - 2008


         •2 Time NCAA Honorable Mention All-American


         •University of Tennessee Diving 2004-2008


         •With WDA since 2012


 

Personal

         •Graduate of University of Tennessee in Exercise Science


         •Graduate of Palmer College of Chiropractic


         •Married to Jared


 


Christine Davidson - AcroKidz Director

 

 Experience:

         •Performer, Atlanta Dance Theater


         •Teacher, choreographer Jazz, Ballet , Tap and Lyrical for over 20 years


         •Elementary School Teacher from 1991 to 2001


         •Former Springboard Diver and gymnast


 

Personal

         •Married to Tracy


         •Mother of three boys aged 18, 16 & 13


         •Graduate of Jacksonville University in Elementary and Dance Education


         •Who’s Who Among America’s Colleges and Universities


         •Omicron Delta Kappa National Honor Society


 


Scott Jensen - Lessons Director

 

Experience

         •Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Indiana University


         •5X Ironman Texas Triathlon Finisher (11’, 13’, 14’, 15’, 16')


         •Competitive diver through High School in Northern Illinois


         •All-State Team in Illinois two years in a row, Finalist Senior year

         •With Woodlands Diving Academy since 2014


 

Personal

         •Married to Sara


         •Father to two children


         •Loves sports of any kind, yes, including bowling!


         •A Libra who loves sunsets and long walks on the beach! :)


 


Kinsey Miller - AcroKidz Coach

 

 


Jesse Carlucci - Assistant Junior Olympic Coach