Swim School Staff – Alhambra @ LA Fitness

Swim School Staff


We realize the quality of our programs depends on the quality of our instructors. For this reason, our instructors are chosen based on their qualifications, communication skills, patience, and love for children. Our structured training program ensures that each student receives the finest hands-on instruction available. Regardless of their age or skill level, students will discover that continuous interaction with our warm and caring instructors develops trust and stability both in and out of the water. We are pleased to give our swimmers a qualified team of experienced, mature professionals who are devoted to making a positive impact on their students.

Garith
Garith
San Antonio
Garith began swimming at the age of 7. His favorite stroke is Freestyle and his favorite event is 200 yard Freestyle. He gained most of his experience working with children ages five through nineteen while working at a Summer Camp as a Counselor. His favorite part about teaching his students is being able to see how much they have improved over time. Garith is currently attending Southern Vermont College where he is studying Biology. A fun fact about Garith is he loves working out and playing basketball.

Additional Skills: Bilingual in Spanish

Ilianna
Ilianna
Los Angeles
Ilianna learned how to swim when she was five years old and partook in private swim lessons at the age of fifteen to become proficient in each swim stroke. She gained experience working with children through babysitting. Her favorite thing about teaching swimming lessons is watching her students’ swim skills improve each lesson. Ilianna is currently studying Business and Economics at California State University, Los Angeles. A fun fact about Ilianna is that she loves to paint!

Additional Skills: Bilingual in Spanish

Marlene
Marlene
South Gate
Marlene is currently studying Kinesiology at Cal State University, Los Angeles. She first learned to swim at age 7 and she began competing on her high school swim team as a Sophomore. Her favorite strokes are the butterfly and the breaststroke. Marlene gained experience working with children of all ages as a babysitter. She enjoys caring for her nephew and her niece, who has autism. Her favorite part about teaching swim lessons is seeing her students excitement when they learn a new skill. In her spare time Marlene loves to write, paint, hike, and run at the beach.

Additional Skills: Bilingual in Spanish, Special Needs, Technique, Adult

Megan
Megan
Rosemead
Megan learned how to swim at a young age and her favorite stroke is Breaststroke! She swam competitively in high school where she excelled at the 100 yard Breaststroke. Megan gained experience working with children as a recreational leader for the City of Rosemead. Her favorite thing about teaching swimming lesson is helping her students learn a life-saving skill. She is studying Early Childhood Education at Mt. San Antonio College. A fun fact about Megan is that she loves to draw!

Tiffanie
Tiffanie
Los Angeles
Tiffanie learned how to swim when she was seven years old and she swam competitively throughout high school. Her favorite stroke is Butterfly and her favorite event is the 100 Yard Butterfly. She gained experience working with children ages 6 month to three years as a babysitter. Tiffanie loves watching the excitement on her students’ faces when they accomplish their goals. She is currently studying Kinesiology at East Los Angeles College. When Tiffanie is not in the water, she loves going to Disneyland!

Additional Skills: Bilingual in Spanish