Fall 2017


Head Coach Meredith Passmore has been a coach and Masters coach with USA Swimming since 2011. She is a lifelong swimmer who started around age eight, was captain of her high school swim team, and eventually started coaching at her hometown YMCA in Howard County, Maryland. She has over five years of coaching experience ranging from infants to seniors in both competitive and private arenas. Coach Meredith moved from Panama City, FL to continue her studies in the field of Education here in Maryland. She considers teaching to be her passion, whether it’s in the pool or in the classroom. Meredith loves the Harry Potter series and indulging in copious amounts of chocolates.

meredith and kevin

Hi. My name is Kevin Pham. I’m the assistant coach for GMST and I coach the 13-14 and 15-18 age groups. I’ve been a part of the team for over 6 years. I’m a student at the University of Maryland and I enjoy eating excess amounts of chocolate.


Hi, my name is Hyung Joon Jang, but I go by Joon. I’ve been on the team for 8 years and I am a sophomore at Eleanor Roosevelt High School. I have volunteered and have been an assistant coach for two summers now. In my free time, I read and eat cookies.


Emily White, Developmentals

More Coaches: Summer 2017


Hi, I’m Kobbe Stafford. I’m a senior at Bowie High School. I have been swimming with Greenbelt for eight years and swimming with the University of Maryland Aquatic Club for 2 years. I look forward to using what I’ve learned in the past eight years to help the kids improve and have fun.


My name is Kristine and I am the 8 and under coach. I enjoy working with kids and this will be my third year as the coach for this age group. I am currently a senior at Eleanor Roosevelt High School in Greenbelt. In my free time, I enjoy hanging out with friends, cooking and shopping.