Paul has been involved in swimming since the age of six. Growing up in San Anselmo, he was an All-American Swimmer in High School for the Sir Francis Drake Pirates. Continuing his swimming career in college at the University of Hawaii, he swam Butterfly and Backstroke. During his swimming career he swam for coaches Mark Anderson, Warren Lager, Ken DeMont, Don Schwartz and Victor Wales. Paul has been teaching lessons and coaching swimming for the past 16 years. He spent the last 9 years coaching the Sleepy Hollow Sea Lions, assisting coach Mark Anderson. In his free time you find him riding mountain bikes and hiking around Mt. Tam. Paul looks forward to sharing his swimming knowledge and passion with the Scott Valley community.