Barbara Jahn
Last College:
UC Santa Barbara '73

Head Coach

28th year

During her tenure at Davis, Jahn has coached a number of All-Americans, and has had two student-athletes?Anna Pettis-Scott and Kristi Wheeler-Hussain?selected as part of the NCAA Division II swimming team of the decade for the 1980s.

Numerous times, Jahn was named Coach of the Year in the Northern California Athletic Conference. Her teams have also competed at the highest levels of the Pacific Collegiate Swimming Conference and the NCAA Division II Championships.

Jahn is a respected member of the faculty at UC Davis, teaching a number of aquatics courses in the exercise biology program.

A 1973 graduate of UC Santa Barbara, Jahn was also a diver for the Gauchos. She received her degree from UCSB in cultural anthropology with minors in ergonomics and coaching.

Jahn earned her master?s degree in kinesiology from UCLA in 1975.

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