Christa Thompson is in her fifth year of teaching and coaching swimming at Bixby High School. Before Bixby she taught at Broken Arrow and coached at Bishop Kelley for four years. Other previous coaching experience comes from Kansas City, where she coached for three years.
She went to Iowa State University and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in elementary special and regular education. Christa swam at Iowa State University with a five year swimming scholarship. During her time at Iowa State she earned the Most Improved award sophomore year and Most Valuable senior year. Christa grew up in Iowa and graduated from Cedar Falls High School, where she lettered in track and swimming. She placed first and second at state her senior year of high school. She was the captain of her swim team her junior and senior year.
Christa now lives in Bixby with her husband and three sons Brayden, Kamden, and Carsen.