Yorba Linda, CA
My very first job was teaching children to swim. I bought my first car with the money I earned. Since retiring, I have been teaching children and adults to swim, and I have worked with special needs students.
"Kristen was very flexible and paced my daughter in a safe and comfortable swim experience." Tracey R.
"She is great and I would recommend her to anyone. I have seen a huge improvement!" Coral G.
Hello, my name is Doreen and I've taught swimming for 3+ years but have been working with children in a teaching capacity for many years. I have been a Physical Education teacher, a private tutor, a tennis instructor and Director of several Afterschool Day Care programs. I have taught non-verbal toddlers to swim and worked with early swimmers as well as adults. I graduated from a NY University with a BSE in Recreation. I'm inspired to teach swimming and love imparting a Lifetime Skill to all.
Hi there! I'm Sierra Ali and I have been teaching lessons and lifeguarding for two years with ages 12 mo-adults. I have been working with kids for 4 years as a zip-line guide, high ropes instructor, and summer camp counselor. I attended Johnson & Wales University and earned a B.S. in Sports, Entertainment, and Event Management. I enjoy teaching lessons to kids because I believe it is a fundamental skill and a great tool to build confidence, promote a healthy lifestyle, and have tons of fun!
Hi! My name is Jennifer and I've taught swim with ages 8 mo-14 for 5 years. Currently pursuing medicine, I'll be attending UCLA in the Fall. I've previously swam on Varsity for 4 years, qualified to CIF, and am lifeguard certified. I love swimming, adore kids and enjoy being a swim instructor. While my training in competitive swimming offers a technical aspect, my hope to pass on the experience that inspired me, makes enjoyment in the sport, my priority. I'm so excited, let's swim together!
Hi I'm Maura and I have been teaching swim lessons for 7 years to students of all ages! I have worked as a swim instructor, lifeguard, and even as a coordinator of a local pool. I believe that it is important to teach swim lessons and water safety skills to everyone, especially here in Southern California.
Costa Mesa, California
My name is Casey, I have been teaching swim lessons for a little over four-years with all ages. I am an experienced former lifeguard, medical professional, and student-athlete mentor. I am also a Duke University graduate with a degree in History. My love for coaching and teaching led me to sign on for a post-graduate year to work for a program called Coach for College. I am most excited to bring my knowledge, genuine enthusiasm for teaching and love for the water to each of my sessions!
Hello there! My name is Connor Cusick and I’ve been a lifeguard and swim instructor at the Brea Plunge since 2016 and have worked with children of all ages, even some adults. I graduated from Brea Olinda High School in 2018, and I currently attend Whittier College majoring in Child Development to become a teacher. Through my college, I also work in a kindergarten classroom as a teacher’s aid. I love working with children, and it all started from teaching swim lessons!
Seal Beach, CA
Hello! My name is Victoria, and I've been teaching swim lessons as a swim instructor for two years with children as young as two years to adults. As a former lifeguard and junior swim team coach, it formed a passion for teaching people of all ages the art and skills of swimming. Swimming is an all inclusive sport where everyone can learn. My goal is to have a fun and safe environment in and around the water. I am currently attending college studying physical therapy.
Hi, my name is Bita and I love being a swim coach! I have a background in swimming as well as coaching. I enjoy working with kids very much, it is my passion. I have experience working with children ages 6months old-12 years old.I also have experience working with kids with special needs. besides swimming, I enjoy reading, hiking, cooking, and traveling. I look forward to working with your family!
Hi, I've been teaching swim lessons for 5 of years with ages 12 months to 73. I've also worked with children for 8 of years as a tutor, counselor, babysitter, and older brother. I love teaching swimming because swimming and water confidence is a huge accomplishment that has benefits both in and out of the pool.
I have experience working with all age groups and special needs. I was a water survival instructor for the USMC and US Navy. I am also a Deep End Fitness /UTL athlete.