Program Director/Assistant Operations Director
Carissa is from Phoenix, Arizona, where she graduated from Grand Canyon University with a Bachelors in Exercise Science. Carissa started out as a lifeguard for the City of Phoenix and where she became a pool manager. She spent over 5 years in management, where she managed 5 of the 29 different facilities the city had to offer. During this span, she gained credentials as a lifeguard instructor and instructor to swim lesson instructors as well as developing a passion to teach others in water safety.
Carissa moved to CT in August of 2017 and is currently the Head Lifeguard. Aquatics has always been a major part and passion of her life, always striving to create a safe and fun atmosphere around any water!.