Ryan McDevitt - Coach

Erik Peterson -  Coach 

Erik brings years of experience and an incredible sense of fun to Tamarack. Erik has been s Division 1 Beach head coach at TCU, and Assistant Coach at Oklahoma, Central Florida and The University of Florida. Erik is also a lead coach for USA beach Volleyball. 

Jason Maher - Fitness Coach


Jason is a leader in the fitness industry, educating elite athletes in fitness for years. Certified by NSCA and CSCS, Jason helps our athletes build strength, agility and confidence on the sand. 


Ami Belinoff - Sports Psychology

Ryan is a lifelong beach volleyball player, and brings 3 years of beach volleyball coaching and amazing positivity to the Tamarack Staff. 

Ami is one of the top sports psychologists in Beach volleyball, having been involved in major club beach volleyball since 2014. A former semi-pro beach player himself, Ami works with our athletes to make the sound in mind on the court and in life. 

Kami Dickerson - Coach 


Kami was a four year collegiate beach player at Grand Canyon University and brings a wealth of knowledge about the College game and the  techniques/strategies needed to play at the higher levels of the game. 

Matt McDevitt -  Beginner Group Director - Coach

Matt is a volleyball coach for Tamarack as well as one of the most positive influences on the sand. Matt grew up with the sport of beach volleyball from a young age and loves the game and seeing it played well. Matt is also  a former professional bodyboarder who competed around the world.

Steve McFadden: Coach (Director of Operations)

Steve comes to Tamarack as a current up and comer in the Pro Beach Volleyball World. Steve previously played in the pro circuit on the East Coast and moved to California in2013 to pursue his volleyball dream. Steve is the director of operations at the Club. 

Dave Noble - Coach

Dave Noble comes to Tamarack as a parent, school teacher, and coach. Through his experiences with middle school students and athletes, Dave has noticed a lack of mental training to compliment the rigorous amounts of physical training athletes are put through. Dave comes on board in the hopes of developing athletes to their full potential. Dave holds volleyball coaching certifications with Gold Medal Squared and USAV CAP.

Our Family

Andrew Bennett - Director and Coach

Andrew Bennett is the Director and Founder of Tamarack Beach Volleyball Club. Andrew comes to Tamarack with Beach coaching certifications from the FIVB and USA Volleyball. A former Division I Men's Volleyball Coach, NAIA Womens coach, Andrew is currently the Beach Volleyball Head Coach at Mira Costa Community College and brings over 10 years of beach coaching experience as well as over 23 years of playing experience both on the beach and indoor to Tamarack.