Tom Gimm is in his third year as the diving coach at
Transylvania University, and is in his eighth year of coaching
Prior to coming to Transylvania, Gimm coached for the Kentucky Diving Club at the University of Kentucky for two seasons under Ted Hautau—who also serves as the head diving coach at the University of Kentucky. Gimm has coached locally in Lexington for three years at Spindletop Hall during the summer league season, and does the color-commentating for the Kentucky State Diving Championships in late February.
As an athlete, Tom dove for the University of Kentucky for two years and garnered All-American status at Moundsview High School in Arden Hills, Minn., after finishing second at the state championship meet in 2007.