Our People


Otters Committee:


Oasis Otters is governed by a committee elected from its membership at the Annual General Meeting. The current committee is as follows:

President: Simone Thomassen

Vice President: Jennifer Umezu

Competition Coordinator: John Rutledge

Treasurer: Linh Vu

General Committee: James Lin, Ally Liew, Amal Cooray 





          James came from a sports physiology background. James has been working for Oasis Otters since 2008. He was appointed as Head Coach in 2010. Since then, he has coached multiple Age National Swimmers including 2014, 2015, and 2016 Age National Championships Finalists, multiple State Finalists, and State medalists. James is a Sliver Licence coach. He is responsible for club performance training, and overseeing the club training program for all squads.  



          Ally has been with our club since 2007. She was one of the top swimmers in our State Team for many seasons. Ally is a Bronze Licence Coach. She has been coaching different levels swimmers ranging from beginners to Age National level. Right now, she is looking after the Development Squad and Junior Squad.

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