Kipp Meeks was raised in Artesia, NM. When he was young he spent every minute competing in sports. Kipp went to college at Adams State College on a golf scholarship, where he majored in mathematics. After graduating, Kipp went on to get his masters in mathematics at The University of North Dakota.
Over the last 12 years Kipp as coached many high school sports. He began coaching swimming in 2001 at Ranum High School. He is currently teaching and coaching girls high school swimming at Cherokee Trail High School.
Kipp and his wife Kim live in Centennial, Colorado. They have three sons; Tanner (11), Tucker (8), and Terner (6) all who are currently swimming for ACES.