Hall of Fame
THE GKAISA HALL OF FAME
GKAISA honors individuals who have given many years of service to the organization and have positively influenced the GKAISA and the lives of the families with whom they work.
2017 - Harry Whiteside
Harry Whiteside began his adventure with GKAISA in 1992 when his three children began swimming with the Robindale Woods swim team. He was elected GKAISA president in 2001 and has continued to serve GKAISA as a merit board member. Harry was instrumental in developing the senior parade music for City Meet finals that is now a traditional standard. Other contributions that Harry has made to GKAISA include the National Anthem and Invocation auditions and selections for City Meet. He has also orchestrated the team tent placements for several years and has been a GKAISA referee for many years at dual meets and the SMI meet.
2016 - Tom Schumann
'The Godfather' of GKAISA.
Dave Huntsinger Bill Lauer
Head Coach KRC & Jefferson City Head Coach & Founder of Gulf Park
2014 -- Debbie Lloyd
Head Coach of Newport Cock County Rapids Swim Team
2013 -- Robin Wells
Assistant Coach of Village Green Swim Team
2012 -- Bill Bethmann
President of GKAISA (2008-2009) and current member of the GKAISA Merit Board
2011 -- Rebecca Preston
Meet Entry & Meet Management
Anita Dinwiddie Joe Hendee
Head Coach Village Green Swim Team Head Coach Knoxville Racquet Club