Meet Our Coaches

Karen Norris

Founder of the Serinas and Coach Emeritus

Karen attended Florida State University and swam for the FSU Tarpon Synchronized Swimming Club. She then went on to found the Tallahassee Serinas Synchronized Swimming Team in 1977. Over the years, Karen has coached athletes to finals at Age Group Nationals, to finals at Zone championships, and to the US National Team.

Anna Jowers

Head Coach and Junior Olympic/Novice Coach

Anna started with the Serinas at the age of 6 with a summer try synchro for day with Coach Karen. Anna trained with the Serinas until she graduated from high school. After high school, Anna went to swimming for Betsy Caza at the University of Florida’s Gator Synchro program. Anna came back to Tallahassee and coached for the Serinas until she moved to Georgia to pursue her nursing career. She recently moved back with her husband and had a precious little boy, Luke.

Ana Retamozo 

Intermediate Coach

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