Kristy Ernst: Kristy has dedicated her coaching career to teaching age group swimmers good technique and a lifelong love of athletics. She grew up in the Winston-Salem area, and attended Appalachian State where she earned a degree in Health Promotion with a minor in Exercise Science. Kristy has been with the Peace Haven Dolphins for many years, coaching the kids into great swimmers and a competitive team.

Courtney Deaton: Courtney became a head coach in 2019, but she is no stranger to the team. Born and raised in Winston-Salem, she was a youth swimmer on the Peace Haven Dolphins for 13 seasons. When she’s not by the pool, Courtney enjoys the great outdoors. In the fall, she will be attending Duke to study Physical Therapy.


Our 2020 Assistant Coaches will be announced soon.


Our 2020 Junior Coaches will be announced soon.


Ashley McNeill & Kelly Doud oversee all aspects of the Peace Haven Dolphins. They are available to answer your questions, so feel free to contact them anytime about swim team issues.