Kimberly Jones is in her first season as an Assistant Coach for Trinity men’s and women’s swimming.
She brings 10-plus years of coaching and swim lessons experience to the Tigers program. Coach Jones served as age group and Masters swim coach at Crawfish Aquatics in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She also was the head swim coach at Sela Aquatics in Baton Rouge, and at Lifetime Fitness in San Antonio, Texas.
Coach Jones graduated with honors from Texas Christian University in 2011, with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in studio art. She competed on TCU’s NCAA Division I women’s swim team. While swimming for the Horned Frogs, Coach Jones was designated as a Mountain West Conference Scholar-Athlete. An exemplary student, Coach Jones also was the recipient of a Nordan Art Scholarship, and was a member of the TCU Honor Society Artists and Designers.
She went on to Louisiana State University, and earned a Master of Fine Arts degree (photography), graduating summa cum laude (with highest honors) in 2015. The versatile Coach Jones has also been a photography and art instructor.
Coach Jones began her swimming career at the age of 9 at the Alamo Area Aquatics Club in San Antonio. The talented Coach Jones swam for Douglas MacArthur High School, located in San Antonio. She was a two-time All-American in 2004 and 2006, and was a member of the all-state team in 2005 and 2007.
Additionally, Coach Jones has trained with the Rice Master’s Aquatics Team in Houston, Texas.