Physical Ed. Recreation & Athletics
B.A., Kenyon College; M.S., University of Massachusetts (Amherst)
Instructor in Physical Education, Recreation and Athletics
Third-year Assistant Swimming and Diving coach at Wellesley College.
Carlos Vega enters his third season as the assistant swimming coach for the Blue.
Vega is a 2003 graduate of Kenyon College and went on to receive a Masters of Science degree in Sports Management from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst in 2004. He served as the assistant coach of the Amherst College swim team in 2003-04, the assistant men’s and women’s coach at Kalamazoo College from 2004 to 2006, the head coach for the advanced age group for the South West Aquatic Team for the 2007-08 season, and the Case Western Reserve University volunteer assistant swim coach for the 2009-10 season.
At Kenyon College, Vega was named to the All-American swim team eleven times and named a North Coast Conference All-American nineteen times. As a member of Kenyon’s National Team for four years, Vega won five national championships and is the national record holder in the 400y Medley Relay.
Vega is a lifeguard certification instructor. He has expertise in sports marketing and sponsorship/endorsement consulting. Outside of Wellesley, he is interested in cycling and traveling.