Regina swam for Rice University 1985 - 1989, while she earned two B.A.'s -one in political science, and one in Kinesiology/Health. She made All-American - division II on two relays her freshman year. Regina was awarded a NCAA post graduate scholarship to UT-Austin and received a Master's in Athletic Management in 1991. Regina has been coaching swimming, teaching government, AP government and economics since 1996 at Richardson High School. Regina feels that her most gratifying coaching experiences have been when she has inspired her athletes, be they 5, 15 or 55 years old, to believe in themselves and to love swimming. Regina currently trains with the JJ Pearce group. Regina started coaching and swimming for DAM 1999.