Ed Tolisano, Head Coach
Coach Ed has been a lifelong swimmer (High School, College, Masters and Triathlete). He brings a wealth of swim experience to the Dolphin family. He has been an age group coach for First Coast Aquatics. He has attained Certifications for Stroke & Turn Judge, Starter, and Referee from USA Swimming. Coach Ed is currently the girls swimming head coach for Creekside High School. From 2012-2020 Coach Ed was the Assistant Head Coach for Bartram High School Swim and Dive team. Coach Ed was voted Coach of the Year for the 2018 season of the St Johns Summer Swim League!
We are excited to have Coach Ed returning to lead our team in 2021! In addition to his head coaching responsibilities, Coach Ed will coach the 9 & 10 year olds and the 11 & up age groups.
Age Group Coach: 6 & Under & 7/8-year-olds
Jessica joined the Durbin Dolphins Swim Team during its inaugural year as the 6 & under coach. She is a graduate of the University of North Florida and a scholarship recipient for their Division 1 Swim Team (2001-2005). Jessica received her BS in Communications, with a concentration on marketing/PR and minored in Psychology.
Jessica has been coaching and instructing swimming for 19 years both in Jacksonville and her hometown of St. Petersburg. She enjoys the challenge of finding ways to help each child develop technique and a love for the sport. This will be Jessica’s seventh year with the Durbin Dolphins and she looks forward to many more fun summers. Go Dolphins!