Swim School Staff – Yorba Linda @ 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.

Amanda
Amanda
Yorba Linda
Amanda learned how to swim when she was thirteen months old and her favorite stroke is Freestyle. She has over six years of experience babysitting ages eight months and up. Amanda is passionate about teaching swimming lessons because she enjoys getting to know each of her students and helping them achieve their goals. A fun fact about Amanda is that she loves Disney movies!

Additional Skills: Bilingual in Spanish

Breanna
Breanna
Rowland Heights
Breanna learned how to swim when she was four years old and has loved the water ever since. She swam competitively for multiple swim teams and was a star on her high school’s water polo team and swim team all four years. Breanna now competes at the collegiate level in water polo. She gained experience working with children through assisting with a family daycare, helping at a local preschool, coaching youth water polo teams, and volunteering at the La Habra FFA program. She is passionate about teaching swimming lessons because she enjoys seeing the excitement on her students’ faces as they achieve their goals. Breanna is currently studying environmental science, human studies, and animal studies at the University of Redlands. A fun fact about Breanna is that she loves to hike!

Bryan
Bryan
Bellflower
Bryan learned how to swim when he was six years old, and he grew to love the water. He gained experience working with children through volunteering at a preschool. Bryan’s favorite thing about teaching swimming lessons is meeting new students and sharing in their excitement as they progress at a new skill. He currently attends Cal State Fullerton and is majoring in Business. A fun fact about Bryan is that he loves to surf!

Additional Skills: Bilingual in Spanish

Caitlin
Caitlin
Mission Viejo
Caitlin learned how to swim when she was three years old and swam on her local swim team. She gained experience working with children through years of babysitting ages six through ten. Her favorite thing about teaching swimming lesson is seeing the excitement on her students’ face as they achieve their goals. Caitlin is currently studying Marketing at California State University, Fullerton. A fun fact about Caitlin is that she loves to hike!

Chris
Chris R.
La Habra Heights
Chris learned how to swim when he was three years old. He is a cross-country runner and enjoys swimming often for exercise. His favorite stroke is freestyle. Chris is excited to teach and mentor his students, while sharing his swimming knowledge with them. He currently attend Chapman University and enjoys running, playing piano and writing. An interesting fact about Chris is that he loves Spongebob!

Kaitlyn
Kaitlyn
Chino
Kaitlyn learned how to swim when she was ten years old and her favorite events are the 200 Individual Medley, 400 Individual Medley, and the 200 Fly. She swam on multiple swim teams and broke the Mt. Sac conference record two years in a row in the 200 Fly event. Kaitlyn gained experience working with children through babysitting and teaching swim lessons. She is passionate about teaching swimming lessons because she enjoys the excitement on her students’ faces as they achieve their goals. Kaitlyn is currently studying Zoology at Mt. San Antonio College. A fun fact about Kaitlyn is that she loves cupcakes!

Maria
Maria
Orange
Maria learned how to swim when she was five years old and her favorite stroke is the Butterfly. She competed on her high school’s team and she loved swimming distance Freestyle events. Maria gained experience working with children through babysitting younger family members and working at after school programs. Her favorite thing about teaching swimming lessons is the fun daily interactions she has with her students as she passes on to them her love of the water. Maria is currently studying Psychology at Santiago Canyon College. A fun fact about Maria is that she loves to work out!

Additional Skills: Bilingual in Spanish

Paul
Paul
Yorba Linda
After learning how to swim at a young age, Paul began swimming competitively at the age of twelve and swam for multiple swim teams. He swam all throughout high school and following graduation he swam for the U.S. Army. Paul comes to us with prior swim instructor experience and loves watching his students’ progress and achieve their goals. Paul is currently studying Biochemistry at Iowa College. A fun fact about Paul is that he has been to six of the seven continents!

Additional Skills: Bilingual in French