Noelle is the Assistant Varsity Coach for the UIC Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving teams. She has been coaching swimming for the past 13 years and triathlon since 2003. She has worked with athletes ranging from youth beginner swimmers to Division I All-American to adult and masters athletes.
Noelle has been swimming competitvely since the age of 6. As an age-group swimmer she was a 34-time Indiana State Finalist, a three-time Junior National Finalist and a two-time USA Swimming Academic All-American. She continued her career at the University of Illinois where she was a multi-varsity letter winner and Academic All-Big Ten honoree. In 2003 she competed in her first triathlon finishing third overall. Since then she has competed in over 50 triathlons, cycling races and adventure races ranging from super-sprints to ITU long distance, posting many age-group adn two overall female wins.
Most recently, Noelle competed as a member of the Well-Fit Elite Team in 2008 & 2009 and occasionally races in USMS meets. In 2009, she set three Illinois Masters Swimming state records and took home three USMS National Titles. She also received 2007 and 2008 USA Triathlon All-American Honorable Mention Honors and represented Team USA at the 2008 Long Course ITU Triathlon World Championships in Almere, Holland.