Coach Julie has been the Piranha Head Coach since 2005. She has been an AAU coach for 5 years, a USA Swimming coach for 3 years and a Level 2 American Swimming Caoches Association (ASCA) coach. Not only is Julie the Piranhas coach, she is also the Aquatics Manager at the Perry Park Center, teaches Aqua Aerobics and is certified as a Lifeguard Instructor (LGI) and Water Safety Instructor (WSI) through the American Red Cross. When Coach Julie says she lives at the pool, she means it! She has her BS degree in Agriculture and Business Retail from Southeast Missouri State University.
Coach Julie was born and raised in Perryville. She has also lived in Columbia and Charleston but found her way back to Perryville with her husband, Steve, and daughters, Natalie and Emily. In her free time, Coach Julie enjoys reading, gardening and traveling.
Steve King Assistant Coach
Coach Steve has been helping lead the Piranhas for as long as he can remember. He especially loves dryland with the team before practices!