Westtown Aquatics Staff
The coaching staff includes:
Jason Brennan - Head Coach (WA) / Director of Aquatics (Westtown School)
Jason became the Head Coach of Westtown Aquatic Club in the fall of 2009 and Aquatic Director at Westtown School in the spring of 2010. While at Westtown, Jason has coached Junior National qualifiers, Senior National qualifiers, Junior Olympic qualifiers, and numerous Middle Atlantic and USA Swimming Top-10 ranked swimmers. While at the helm, Jason and his coaching staff have been able to increase participation at both the local and national level. Recently, WA swimmers have represented the team at the national level and been present on the USA swimming Top 100 all-time list.
Prior to Westtown, Jason was the Head Assistant Age-Group coach at Suburban Swim Center. While there, Jason coached numerous Middle Atlantic and USA Swimming Top-10 ranked swimmers. He also oversaw the strength and conditioning program and the senior level swimmers.
While at West Chester University, Jason swam for their team and served as team captain his senior year. He was a multiple all-American in both breaststroke events, 400 I.M. and the 200 & 400 Medley Relay. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from West Chester University.
Andrea Venditta - Head Assistant Coach
Prior to coming to Westtown, Andrea was the assistant swim coach for the Greater Johnstown YMCA. While at GJY, Andrea coached the 5-8 and 9-14 age groups as well as the High School kids. Before that Andrea was a swim coach for the Northampton (KIDS) Swim Club. At Northampton, Andrea taught swim lessons for kids ages 2-8 as well as coached the age-group kids and middle school team.
Andrea swam for EMAC and at Saint Francis University where she earned a Bachelor's degree in Marketing/Communications.
She currently works at a publishing company in Malvern as a product manager and is a part-time student in the Master's Program in Human Resources Management at West Chester University.
Jessica Sabedra – Assistant Coach
Jess has been coaching with Westtown Aquatic Club for 12 seasons. Assisting with only the Senior Gold group, Jess brings a plethora of experience from her four years as a collegiate swimmer with Drexel University and as an age-group swimmer with Upper MainLine YMCA.
Patrick Collins – Assistant Coach
Pat starts his 8th season coaching with the Aquatic Club. Prior to Westtown, Pat was an All-American backstroker at West Chester University. There, Pat also sharpened his coaching tools while assisting at the university swim lessons program.
Pat’s experience as an age-group swimmer (Pottstown YMCA) and collegiate swimming experience (West Chester University) has been pivotal in guiding our senior level athletes to a higher level.
Lynn Correll – Assistant Coach
This is Lynn’s first year with the program, but she brings almost a decade of coaching experience to our staff. Prior to Westtown, Lynn was an assistant at Skyline Swim Team in Newark, Delaware. Lynn was also the head coach of Sanford varsity swim team for the past seven seasons. While at Sanford, Lynn guided the girl’s team to one Independent School Conference Championship and was named coach of the year that same season. Lynn also lends her time to the Special Olympics as a volunteer coach and unified partner for the past 12 years.
Dave Montgomery – Assistant Coach
Dave starts his 8th season with the Aquatic Club. Prior to helping on deck, Dave was an accomplished swimmer at the University of Pittsburgh where we was a four-year varsity athlete.
He began his swimming career at Suburban Seahawks Club, and later with JCC Sailfish. After collegiate swimming, Dave participated in USA Swimming Masters competition and is the 2014 long course masters champion in the 100 and 200 breaststroke.