Coach Elizabeth-Claire Knox was the assistant coach for the 2015-2016 season. Coach Knox is a graduate of East Carolina University with a Bachelors of Science in Sports Studies and a minor in Business. Coach Knox was a Varsity Swimmer for ECU from 2004-2009. While swimming at ECU, Coach Knox was the 2007-2009 Team Co-Captain, an All-Conference performer, a Conference USA finalist and champion, Rookie of the Year, and awarded the Pirate Spirit award. Prior to ECU, Coach Knox was an Alabama State Champion and Record Holder. Coach Knox is also a veteran of the United States Coast Guard.

Coach Knox is from Huntsville, Alabama and married to Andrew Knox.