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.
Ashley started swimming at the age of five and has been swimming ever since. She swam competitively in high school all four years and competed on her high school’s swim and water polo teams. She was co-captain her junior year and was moved up to captain her senior year. Her favorite stroke is Freestyle and her favorite event is 100 yard Freestyle. Ashley has worked with children of all ages and gained most of her experience through volunteering at her local elementary school and babysitting. Her favorite part about teaching is being able to see the smile on her students’ faces each time they learn something new. Ashley is currently attending Marymount California University where she is studying Criminal justice. A fun fact about Ashley is she really enjoys the outdoors and exploring new places and she loves photography.
Additional Skills: Bilingual in Spanish
Bianca learned how to swim at the age of three. She swam competitively all throughout high school and is now currently swimming for her college swim team. Her favorite stroke is Butterfly and some of her favorite events include 100 Freestyle, 100 Butterfly and the 400 Relay. Her favorite part about teaching swimming lessons is watching as her students continue to improve and reach their swimming goals. Bianca has worked with children of all ages, prior to working with us here at Waterworks she worked as a swim instructor at her local YMCA. Bianca is currently attending Rio Hondo College an studying Architecture. During her free time she really enjoys going to the beach and practicing swimming against the current, reading and cooking.
Additional Skills: Bilingual – Spanish
Rancho Palos Verdes
Omar learned how to swim at age four and he has loved the water ever since! His favorite stroke is Breaststroke. Omar gained experience working with children through babysitting. His favorite thing about teaching swimming lesson is watching his students faces light up as they learn a new skill and achieve their goals. Omar is studying Communications at Cal State Northridge to become a teacher. When Omar is not in the pool, he enjoys going to the beach and eating at new restaurants!
Additional Skills: Bilingual in Urdu
Sabrina learned how to swim when she was four years old and her favorite stroke is Backstroke. She swam competitively throughout high school and she rose to become the coach’s assistant. Sabrina gained experience working with children through babysitting younger family members. Her favorite thing about teaching swimming lessons is that she can pass on the swimming knowledge she has gained through over six years of competitive swimming. Sabrina is currently studying Sports Psychology at Long Beach Community College. A fun fact about Sabrina is that she loves to paint!