Our Coaches

Booklyn Huffman B.S.

B.S. Sports and Health Science, ASCA Level 2, USA Swimming Certified Coach

Decatur Quest Aquatics Head Coach

Prior/Current athletic involvement

Masters Swimming, Open Water Swimming

College- Basketball , Triathlons

High School- 2 time State of Nebraska All State All Conference Volleyball,  2 time All State, All Conference Basketball State of Texas High School All District, All Region Basketball

Division 1 Swimming Championships and Junior Nationals  Swimming Qualifier,  2 time State of TX  TAAF National Swimming Qualifier. Competitive Swimming for  20 years.

Education

American Public University, University of North Texas,  Southwestern College Kansas

Professional Affiliations & Certifications

American Swim Coaches Association Level 1, 2  

ASCA Certified Stroke Technician

USA Swimming Coach

SCW Person Training Certification

American College of Sports Medicine Clinical Exercise Specialist Certification (in progress)

Red Cross Water Safety Instructor

 CPR/First Aid for Professional Rescuers and Healthcare Providers

Schwinn/Nautilus Indoor Cycling Certification

Swim America – Level Gold Certification

YMCA Swimming Instructor Certified 

YMCA Strength & Conditioning Certified

American College of Sports Medicine Personal Training Certification (needs renewed)

Years of Experience/Accomplishments

12 years age group swim coach and senior swim coach experience and 5 years personal training experience. 

Bachelors of science Degree in Sports & Health sciences with experience specializing in youth fitness programs ranging from grade school- high school, youth and strength and conditioning programs.

Programmed fitness and sports for youth at risk for developing early onset heart disease.

Coached with USA team GPAC in Florida and USA Team  YMCA Southern Nevada, with broad range of abilities and levels.  Developed  youth and swimming programs at Fit-n-Wise and Hurlburt AFB. Developed,coordinated and coached the TAAF swim team at Fit-N-Wise 8 years.  Aquatic experience is over 15 years. 

Special Interests

I enjoy swimming, competing, triathlons, working out and spending time with my family.

Personal

Married with 2 children

 

Brandy Wallen

ASCA, WSI

Assistant Swim Coach/Swimming Instructor 

Prior/Current athletic involvement

High School – volleyball, basketball, swim team, dive team and track

Professional Affiliations & Certifications

American Swim Coaches Association Level 1

Starfish Aquatics Instructor

American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor

American Heart Association CPR/First Aid/AED

Years of Experience

I have been with Fit N Wise Aquatics since 2008.  I specialize in Starfish Stroke School classes.

Special Interests

I lived in Taft,California most of my life.  I love sports and played all four years of volleyball, basketball, swimming, one year on the diving team and one year of track.  I started swimming at age four.  My love of swimming has carried over to both of my children.  They are both on the USA Quest Aquatics USA Swim Team and they love it.

Personal

I have been married since 1996 and have two beautiful children.