Natalie has swam since she could ever remember and is excited to return to Head Above Water for her 6th season. She just wrapped up her graduate degree where she studied child development and is currently working at Shriners Hospital as the volunteer coordinator. She has swam competitively for a club team as well as her high school. She has eight years experience as a lifeguard, swim instructor, and swim coach. Natalie is also one of our mommy and me specialists, with experience working with children as young as 6 months. Natalie is one of our most popular as well as hard-working instructors and she gives her all to every single lesson she teaches. She looks forward to meeting your child and jumping in the pool!
Ages Natalie Works With: 6 months through Adult
Natalie's Schedule: Sundays
Areas Natalie Teaches: Central San Fernando Valley
Read on to get to know Natalie even better...
Q1: Where did you grow up?
Los Angeles (East Hollywood), CA
Q2: If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go and why?
Central America so that I could visit the countries my parents grew up in.
Q3: What is your favorite thing about being a swim instructor?
The end result is the best. Just seeing a child go from not knowing how to swim at all to finally being able to swim or at least have some skills they did not have before is such a joy!
Q4: Who is your hero?
Q5: If you could eat one meal for the rest of your life what would it be?