About Us

Adele Keating


Coach/Private Swim Instructor

 Adele took over Vail Swim School from Theresa in 2016 and is keeping its reputation alive in the Vail community. Originally from Phoenix, Arizona, Adele moved to the Vail valley in 2008. Since then she's gained substantial experience teaching children as a ski instructor in Vail, Beaver Creek and Australia. Though her athletic background is primarily track and field, Adele grew up in a family of Olympic swimmers and has always had a passion for the sport.

Theresa Scala


Private Swim Instructor

Founder of Vail Swim School is a third generation teacher. Originally from Tucson, Arizona, Theresa grew up in the family business of private swim schools. Theresa's grandmother started the original backyard swim school and then Theresa's mother took it a step further and started Tucson's leading Learn to Swim Program. Theresa has a real passion for teaching young people and they are magically drawn to her personality.  

Jenny Carll


USA Coach/Private Swim instructor

A Penn State Erie graduate with a Bachelor's Degree in Communications. As a collegiate athlete she placed 2nd in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference as the team's miler and played on the Women's Water Polo team. She has also been competitive in open-water events since the age of 15 and has been employed as an ocean lifeguard in North Carolina. 

Kendal Sego


Coach/Private Swim Instructor

Originally from Vail, Colorado, is a rising Sophomore at the University of Colorado, Boulder. Kendal started taking swim lessons from Theresa Scala at the Vail Swim School when she was five years old and has been a lifelong swimmer ever since. She is looking into pursuing a degree in Education and has a passion for working with kids.