San Francisco Bay Area Lifeguard for Hire Service

Lifeguard Service

Hire a lifeguard from Happy Swimmers for the safety of your children’s pool party or to professionally serve your corporate event.

We serve the entire San Francisco Bay Area with our professional lifeguard staff spread out from San Jose to San Francisco, Marin County, Santa Rosa, and Napa Valley.  Other common peninsula and South Bay cities served include Atherton, Palo Alto, Woodside, Redwood City, Menlo Park, Sunnyvale, San Jose, Mountain View, Los Altos, and Hillsborough.  Our guards are the only company carrying professional as well as general liability insurance to keep our clients’ exposure down, AND have a safe event.

Price for up to 3 hours is $199 per lifeguard.  Over 3 hours add $25/half hour per lifeguard.  Feel free to keep the guards over your original booking pending their schedule.  Our office will bill you.  The booking form on the next page will easily calculate your cost based on your party length and amount of lifeguards.  We’re a cheap alternative to an accident.  Just recently, one guard made 4 rescues to children at a busy party.  Think their parents thought he was worth it?

 

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Our Lifeguard Service Staff Members in San Francisco Bay Area

Aaron Chau, Lifeguard for Hire

Aaron Chau, Lifeguard

Fairfield, CA and Irvine CA school year.

I currently attend University of California: Irvine, live in Irvine, and will be returning to Northern California in the summer. I am majoring in Public Health Sciences and hope to be accepted into medical school in the coming years. As I am making my journey into the healthcare field, I am realizing the extent of my passion for helping others. Lifeguarding has been an amazing outlet for me to do what I can to prevent injuries and aid injuries when necessary. I thoroughly enjoy my interactions with clients and swimmers and look forward to going to work every day. I have 3 years of swim team experience and have volunteered at various schools for 4 years. I will do my best to provide the highest quality safety services for your party or event.

Some of the communities I serve:Irvine, Newport Beach, Napa, Sonoma.

2 years lifeguarding experience.

Adam Ha, Sacramen to Lifeguard

Adam Ha, Lifeguard

Vacaville

Hi I am Adam and I have been a lifeguard for over four years, with over nine years of competitive swimming experience. I enjoy the water and the sun and making sure everyone else can too in a safe and friendly environment.

Serving areas including: Napa, San Francisco, San Jose, Sonoma

Alexander Andrzejewski, Bay Area Lifeguard for Hire

Novato

I am a full time college student. I intend to be a lifeguard until I complete my college education. I am industrious, organized, and able to work independently. I have life guarded backyard pool parties with up to twenty children at a time. I enjoy working with children and adults, and I like having a job that allows me to help people by ensuring their safety.

I serve the SF Bay Area communities of Novato, San Rafael, Petaluma, among others. 

Alyssa Little, Lifeguard for Hire

Fairfield

I am a well experienced swim instructor as well as lifeguard. I have experience with large groups of children and adults in the water. I am excited to improve my skills while working with people and doing what I love.

I serve the SF Bay Area communities of SF Bay Area, Sonoma/Napa 

Andrew, Lifeguard for Hire and Fantasy Football Enthusiast

Robertsville

I am a new and excited lifeguard, I just received my certification on 5/27/2018. My intention in becoming a lifeguard is to provide a safe environment where all different kinds of swimmers feel welcome and safe. Also, I look forward to lifeguarding at various events because I love to watch swimmers have fun and enjoy themselves. I am also an passionate athlete, as I love to play many sports including football and basketball.

I serve the Bay Area communities of San Jose, Santa Clara, Sunnyvale, Fremont, among others. 

Andy, Lifeguard for Hire, USMC Veteran, College Student, Dog Lover

Palo Alto

I currently attend Canada College in Redwood City. I hold an AS in Interdisciplinary Studies in Natural Science and Mathematics, I will be transferring to CSU East Bay next year to receive a BS in Health Science. I started working as a lifeguard once I was home from serving in the military in 2015, seeing that my passion for serving others has not ended I started working at the YMCA as a Lifeguard and have been working as one ever since. My main goal in lifeguarding is securing a pool that is deemed safe to anybody and everybody, my duty is for the pool patrons and them alone. The most enjoyable part of my job is watching people that were not comfortable in the water become more confident in swimming. A fun fact about myself, I jumped off a ship in the Pacific and swam around for a good amount of time in the open ocean blue.

I serve the SF Bay Area Communities of Palo Alto, Atherton, Redwood City, Mountain View, Menlo Park

Angel Barocio, Lifeguard for Hire

Petaluma

I love people and I love to help. This is why this is the perfect job! All I do is help people when there in need and there’s really no better reward then to know you saved someone’s life or even just the fact that you being there puts people at ease.

Commonly serving areas like Petaluma, Santa Rosa, Rohnert Park, and Sonoma

Austin Wang, Lifeguard for Hire

West San Jose

This is my first year lifeguarding and I hope to be a great one and sense of security for people. I love the water. A fun fact about me is that I am on the Varsity Water Polo and Varsity Swimming teams of my high school. I hope that I will be able to make great experiences while lifeguarding!

I serve the SF Bay Area communities of San Jose, Cupertino, Sunnyvale, Fremont, among others. 

Bjorn Johnson, Lifeguard for Hire

Campbell

I’ve been swimming like a fish my whole life, my parents taught me in our pool at home when I was much too little to even remember. I’m on my high school dive and swim teams and love surfing, wake boarding, whitewater kayaking, scuba diving (certified!), and rafting. I started guarding and teaching swim lessons 2 years ago at my local cabana club and I’m having a blast, it’s always a pleasure to help out the kids and families. I hope to help families throw great parties and keep everyone safe and happy.

I serve the South SF Bay Area communities of  Campbell, San Jose, Los Gatos, Saratoga, among others. 

Bria, Lifeguard and Swim Instructor

San Jose, 8 years experience!

Swim Instructor Bio: Hello! I’ve been teaching for 8 years now and I absolutely love the water. It’s a great way to get in shape, cool off, chill out, or play around in. I also think it’s an important and valuable life skill to understand how to navigate our aquatic environment, that’s why I like to focus on water safety in my swim lessons. Fun Fact: I was raised at a pool, so it feels like my second home. It would be a pleasure to teach any and all levels.

Lifeguard Bio: Hello, Bria here, your friendly neighborhood lifeguard! With six years experience I’d like to say that I am well rehearsed in safety, prevention, and recognition. I’m a super sunscreen advocate, and I can’t get enough of that h2o – stay hydrated my friends!

General communities served: San Jose, Santa Clara, Palo Alto, Los Gatos

Brian Farrell | Lifeguard For Hire

Brian Farrell, Lifeguard for Hire

San Mateo Lifeguard for Hire

My intentions are to not only be a responsive and contributing member of the Happy Swimmers lifeguard team but to also serve my LA community by ensuring fun and safe aquatic experiences. I intend to utilize both my 5 years of lifeguard experience as well as my fun and professional personality to give Happy Swimmers clients nothing but top-notch experiences in aquatic fun and aquatic safety. By doing so, I intend to positively represent the Happy Swimmers company so that clients won’t hesitate to recommend this company to everyone they know who might seek professional aquatic safety services.

Normal areas I serve: The Peninsula, Atherton, San Mateo, Redwood City, Palo Alto etc.

Cameron Hayes, Lifeguard

Mountain View

Chelsea Dunleavy, Lifeguard Instructor and Peninsula Event Lifeguard

San Diego (for Fall, Winter); Redwood City (for late Spring, Summer)

4 years experience lifeguarding in communities like Redwood City, Woodside, Atherton, Menlo Park

Chelsea has now become a Lifeguard Instructor with Happy Swimmers and is entering nursing school in San Diego this fall.  She says, I enjoy being a lifeguard because growing up I have always loved the water and I want others to experience that same joy. Everyone should be able to have fun and be safe while swimming. I have swum since I was a baby, but have competitively swum for 11 years and I also play water polo.

Clayton, Lifeguard for Hire, LGI, Amateur Culinary Arts Critic, Faithful San Jose Earthquakes fan

Santa Teresa

I am currently working my fourth summer as a certified lifeguard. I began my career at my local cabana club Los Paseos Association. I am currently working my fourth summer there, and also have worked one summer guarding for sports camps at Bellarmine College Preparatory, my former high school. When guarding, I like to maintain a strict, and quick to act approach. I like to shut down any signs of unsafely at the first possible occurance of them, making sure things do not escalate.

I serve the Bay Area communities of San Jose, Los Gatos, Mountain View, Saratoga, among others. 

Conor Reilly, Lifeguard

Sausalito, CA

Daniel, Lifeguard for Hire and Full time doanythingandeverything-er

Gold Creek

In my first year as a lifeguard, I aim to keep people safe in an environment that I know and love. Having grown up swimming and playing water polo, I’ve become very familiar with a huge variety of situations in pools. Being able to guard at different pools each shift further builds my familiarity with all sorts of different situations each time.

I serve the Bay Area communities Pleasanton, Dublin, San Francisco, San Ramon, among others. 

Dano, Lifeguard for Hire and Avid Trail Runner

I have always loved the water and being a Lifeguard allows me to be in that environment. I intend to provide positive safety information and best practices each shift that I work. While doing all of this keeping the atmosphere Fun and upbeat for a complete guest experience.

I serve the North Bay Area communities of Monte Rio, Santa Rosa, Rohnert Park, Windsor, among others. 

David, Lifeguard for Hire

SF Bay Area

I just had my first day on the job. Loved it. I like being able to ensure the children’s safety and gain experience as a lifeguard.

I serve the SF Bay Area communities of San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose, Fremont, among others. 

Debbie Nate, Nationwide Lifeguard Services Manager, and Traveling Ski Goddess

Simi Valley

Debbie is a graduate of CSUN with a background in teaching Physical Education and Special Education for students with Specific Learning Disabilities. She had worked for LAUSD as a teacher for 37.5 years. She has also been a Professional Lifeguard, Water Safety Instructor and Lifeguard Training Instructor with the American Red Cross and LAUSD. She has taught First Aid and CPR for over 30 years and feels that it is important to give back to the community. She has a strong background in working with the community in planning and scheduling events for the Civic Center Division for LAUSD.  Debbie is excited to be a part of the Instructor Team for JTA CPR and looks forward to being part of the expanding Management Team of Happy Swimmers. In her free time, Debbie loves to hike, ski where ever there is snow, swim and travel.

Diana, Lifeguard for Hire, Resident Reader, and Confused College Student

San Jose

After childhood lessons, I went on to earn my lifeguard certification. I intend to focus on the safety and logistic aspects of an event so my clients can focus on enjoying themselves. I don’t want fear of the water to stop people from having fun. When I am not lifeguarding, I am usually reading; I read over 600 books between 8th grade graduation and 12th grade graduation.

I serve the SF Bay Area communities of San Jose, Palo Alto, Campbell, Alum Rock, Willow Glen, Santa Clara, among others

Dylan Camel, Lifeguard

Santa Cruz, CA

Eileen Nicholes, Lifeguard for Hire

Sacramento; 4 years experience!

4 years lifeguarding experience and new Lifeguard Instructor, serves the Bay Area from San Francisco and communities surrounding Davis, Sacramento, Woodland, Rocklin

From my love of the water sprang a lifeguarding job when I was sixteen years old. I started working at Golfland Sunsplash and loved every minute of it. I enjoyed watching the water, ensuring people were following the rules and being safe, and stepping in when emergencies did arise. Over the years at Golfland Sunsplash, I saved a number of people and always felt grateful to have a job being around a place that I loved so much. My love for water shows in the way that I interact with guests because I want them to have as enjoyable of an experience as I do being around it and in it when I’m scuba diving. I hope to work your event because I believe in not only keeping you and your guests safe but also being upbeat while doing so. To leave off, a fun fact about me is that I have scuba dived in Okinawa, Japan and also Monterey Bay. I hope to someday scuba dive in Antarctica.

Erika, Private Swim Instructor & Lifeguard for Hire, Traveler and Baking Enthusiast

Sutter

My favorite part of teaching swim lessons is being able to help kids gain confidence in the water! I find nothing to be more gratifying than when I am able to teach a child how to swim and see how far they are able to come throughout our lesson. I have taught swim lessons and assisted with our Jr. Swim program for 3 years at our community pool. I have always loved the water and want others to be able to not be afraid of it. Fun fact: I taught my little sister how to swim when she was 3 and I was 5!

I have been a lifeguard for my community pool in Sutter, Ca for the past three years. This will be my fourth year lifeguarding and I love that this job allows me to meet and interact with new people all of the time! I have experience in doing private parties, swim lessons, and large group events such as day camps. When I am not lifeguarding I enjoy baking, traveling babysitting and spending quality time with my family. I am currently a full time student at Yuba College with goals to transfer to Sonoma State next year!

I serve the Sacramento communities of Roseville, Rocklin, Chico, Sacramento proper, among others. 

Gloria Walker, Lifeguard, LGI, CPR Instructor

Santa Cruz, CA

Why a Lifeguard at my age? I was teaching water fitness and I asked myself would I be able to respond to a water emergency? No. I became certified within 3 months. Being in the water has always been natural to me. Lessons starting at 4 and the Swim and Dive Team by 10. Fun Water safety and being water safe that’s my motto. Being older I believe I have that extra edge. That experience, the intuition. Call it loving what you do and enjoying the moment. Anything you enjoy doing you do well.

Hannah, Lifeguard for Hire and Wakeboarder

Woodside

I’m from Redwood City and go to school at Cal Poly with a major in Recreation, Parks and Tourism Admin. I have been lifeguarding for 4 years at a privately owned lake and other various locations including country clubs, community centers and private pools. I have a background in swim as I was on my high school swim team and have taught swim lessons (private and at a community center). I also coached one season of swim team for children ages 6 to 12. I enjoy lifeguarding events because I can build relationships with clients and provide a safe environment. Fun Fact: I have two boaters licenses and spend a good amount of time on boats and in the water!

I serve the Bay Area communities of Atherton, Menlo Park, San Mateo, and Redwood City, among others. 

Heyang Liu, Lifeguard for Hire

West San Jose

I’ve worked at Blackberry Farm as a lifeguard, and I love the job because I can help swimmers to be carefree and enjoy their interaction with the water. I am rewarded to see people happy and safe because a lifeguard is on duty. I’m really passionate about the idea of saving people, that’s also why I want to become a doctor.

Common areas I serve include: San Jose, Cupertino, Campbell, Saratoga, Sunnyvale

Hisham, Lifeguard for Hire

Sunnyvale

I have been a lifeguard for 5 years.

I enjoy providing a service that gives children and adults the ability to enjoy the pool, while feeling at ease knowing that I am there to help keep them safe.

I serve the SF Bay Area communities of Santa Clara, Sunnyvale, San Jose, and Palo Alto, among others.

Jack Collins, Lifeguard for Hire

Mountain View

I am a newly certified lifeguard and I am checked out in CPR/AED. I love working with young kids and any type of person. I enjoy making sure that they are safe at all times in a pool not only that but outside of the pool as well. I enjoy creating fun pool related games to keep children active and staying safe at all costs. I am also the type of person who will confirm and show up early before designated time upon my summoned arrival for any event. I love what I do and I will show up with a smile on my face and be prepared for any type of emergency on hand.

Common areas I serve: San Jose, Palo Alto, Mountain View, Los Altos

Jason Lai, Lifeguard for Hire

Los Altos, CA; Boston, MA

I have 2 years lifeguarding experience.

This will be my 4th summer lifeguarding with Happy Swimmers. I love to guard because I know how important my job is to keep everyone in and around the pool safe. I also love meeting new people and playing with the swimmers. I got my certification as soon as I could four summers ago and have been lifeguarding every summer since. I played 4 years of water polo and swam competitively on my high school team.

I serve the SF Bay Area communities of Atherton, Menlo, Los Altos, Mountain View, among others.

I also serve the Boston area.

Jason Rojas, Lifeguard for Hire

Concord

I spent a year so far working at a pool club. My intentions are to protect and ensure swimming fun. What I like most about being a lifeguard is watching people enjoy the water and knowing they don’t have to worry about safety because that’s my job.

I serve the Bay Area communities of Concord. Walnut creek, Pleasant hill, among others. 

Jenna Cazalet, Lifeguard for Hire

SF Bay Area

My experience in the water has grown tremendously throughout the years, for I began at the age of two. I was taught by my grandfather, Ed Cazalet, and aunt, Shirley Cazalet—both of whom were World Class Competitive Swimmers. I love to swim in my pool at home, as well as dive through the ocean waves of Santa Cruz. I also enjoy babysitting my neighbor’s children and playing with my younger cousins. My intention in lifeguarding is to protect the ones around me, as well as ensure a safe, enjoyable environment for kids of all ages.

I serve the SF Bay Area communities of Campbell, Los Gatos, San Jose, Saratoga, among others. 

John LaBarge, Lifeguard

Rohnert Park, CA

Jordan Overmyer, Lifeguard

Kentfield, Ca

Julia Niven

Santa Clara, CA

Some of the areas I serve: San Francisco, Daly City, Palo Alto

Hi! My name is Julia Niven, and I’ve been lifeguarding for 4 years. I’m currently a freshman at the University of San Francisco, studying nursing. I’ve been swimming since I was 6 years old, and I love being around a pool, in or out! I am currently employed at Forest Park Cabana Club in Santa Clara, where I’ve worked for the last 4 years. Along with lifeguarding, I’ve had the opportunity to work as a counselor at a summer camp for the last 3 summers. Thanks for reading!

Kate Bellantoni, Lifeguard for Hire

Campbell

3 years guarding experience

I have guarded for recreational swim time as well as various school and birthday parties. I hope to create a fun and safe environment for all patrons. I love swimming and utilizing my skills in order to create a safe and comfortable environment for swimmers to enjoy the pool.

San Jose, Los Gatos, Santa Clara, San Francisco are some of the places I serve.

Kevin Rojas, Lifeguard Instructor

San Francisco

Kyle Swardenski, East Bay Lifeguard for Hire

SF Bay Area

My name is Kyle Swardenski and I am currently a student at the University of Hawaii at Mānoa. I am a member of the Men’s Swimming and Diving team and am studying Travel Industry Management. I am also an avid surfer and waterman who loves watching others find enjoyment in the ocean and pool. I spent the last two summers lifeguarding at Stanford University and I am always stoked to meet new clients and patrons on the pool deck everyday. I always strive to be the best lifeguard that I can and I look forward to providing high quality service for your event.

I serve the SF Bay Area communities of Fremont, San Jose, Mountain view/Los Altos, among others

Lenny, Lifeguard for Hire

Sunset District San Francisco

Hello My name is Lenny and I am a student currently attending SFSU. I am lifeguarding as a means to help me pay my way through college. I have been a lifeguard for 2 years back in San Jose, as well as a competitive swimmer. I have always loved the water, and enjoy pretty much all water sports form water polo to wakeboarding.

I serve the SF Bay Area communities of San Jose, Hayward, Oakland, Marin, among others. 

Lila, Lifeguard for Hire and Taco Obsessed Med Student

Kensington

Hi! My name is Lila. I’ve been an ocean and pool lifeguard for 5 years, and did junior lifeguard programs every summer before that since the age of 9. I love being near any body of water. The thing that I love most about lifeguarding events is giving everyone, especially the hosts, peace of mind so they can enjoy their event to the fullest without worrying about the safety of their guests.

I serve Los Angeles and San Diego communities

Lovely Lindsay, Lifeguard for Hire

Almaden

Hello! I’m Lindsay, and my intention as a lifeguard is to create a safe environment for everyone, follow proper pool etiquette, and ensure that all swimmers are secure and comfortable! My favorite part of guarding is meeting all the pool guests and getting to know them in a short period of time. Smiling faces always brighten my day, as well as yours! I’m a hardworking student in San Jose, and have been employed at a swim club for 2 years now. I hope to see you at your next private swimming event!

I serve the SF Bay Area communities of  San Jose, Santa Clara, Los Gatos, Milpitas, among others. 

Maggie | Private Swim Instructor | San Jose, CA

Maggie, Private Swim Instructor and Lifeguard

Almaden

Hi, my name is Maggie and I’ve been teaching swim lessons for 4 years with ages 6 months to 12 years old. I’ve also worked with children for 7 years as a tutor, nanny, babysitter and mentor while working towards a bachelors degree in 2021. I love working with children and making a difference much like many mentors did for me. Before becoming a lifeguard, I was a member of a local swim team for 10 years.

 I have also been a lifeguard for 4 years. I began my love for water growing up in and around a pool starting swim team at age 5 and continuing until age 15 when I became a lifeguard. I have a passion for water and water sports as they have always been a part of my life and I would like to share my passion while reinforcing safety in a fun environment. My favorite part about lifeguarding events is getting to know new people and watching others share my passion and love for water.

I serve the SF Bay Area communities of San Jose: Sunnyvale, Cupertino, Campbell, Saratoga, Los Gatos, among others. 

Mairead Maclean

Sacramento CA

Mairead commonly serves the Greater Sacramento Area,  El Dorado Hills, Elk Grove, Roseville, Davis, Rocklin, and San Francisco Bay too.

I have 3 years of experience in lifeguarding/swim instructing. I enjoy being outside and being surrounded by people. I intend to provide a safe environment and help those in need.  I am currently a Sophomore at Sacramento City College and my major is Child Development. My goal is to one day become a Special Education Teacher.    I love being surrounded by water and sports. I played water polo for 6 years and swam for 9 years.

Marek, North Bay Lifeguard for Hire

Novato, CA

Mikayla Ehlenberger, Lifeguard

San Jose, CA

Nico Teply

Sacramento CA

I have 2 years of experience in the fields of lifeguarding and swim instructing. I love working as a lifeguard and take the responsibility in ensuring the safety of everyone very seriously. I enjoy lifeguarding events because it allows me to make sure kids are having fun while staying safe and out of harms way. I’m currently an 18 year-old student athlete attending West Campus High School. I consider my education top priority, second to my athletics. I stay very active with wrestling, volleyball, and other high-intensity activities. I look forward to working with you!

Home are communities: Sacramento, El Dorado Hills, Folsom, Elk Grove

Also drives over to Sonoma and Napa Counties and the Bay Area, San Francisco City.

Paige, Lifeguard for Hire and Enthusiastic Musician

Almaden

I took the Happy Swimmers Lifeguarding Class and have been regularly working at my local Cabana Club, but now I am at Happy Swimmers too! My intentions with being a lifeguard are to keep swimmers who want to have fun at their pools safe and allow them to have a sense of security, knowing (especially parents about their kids) that they will be watched over. My absolute favorite part of lifeguarding events is interacting with people at the pool. When I’m off duty at my Cabana Club, sometimes smaller kids will come up and talk to me, and even parents will offer the lifeguards snacks or dinner. I love the community and how being poolside is just so much fun. Outside of lifeguarding, I do a lot of music. I play cello and piano, and am part of both the Palo Alto Chamber Orchestra and the Cambrian Symphony.

I serve the Bay Area communities of Mountain View, Milpitas, Santa Clara, Los Gatos, Morgan Hill, among others. 

Paul Jones, Lifeguard

San Francisco, CA

QI | Swim Instructor And Life Guard | San Jose, CA

Qi, San Jose Swim Instructor and Lifegaurd

San Jose

General areas I have served include San Jose, Milpitas, Palo Alto

Swim Instructor Bio: Hi, my name is Qi and I am going into my 6th year as a swim instructor. I have taught lessons for various age groups, ranging from parent and child to adult lessons. What I enjoy most from teaching swim lessons is helping my students learn something new and being able to see them improve over time. I believe that anyone can learn how to swim as long as they believe in themselves and are willing to try something different.

Lifeguard Bio: Hi I’m Qi. I have been lifeguarding for the past 5 years. I enjoy making sure everyone is safe and having a great time at the pool. What I like most about lifeguarding events is being able to prevent any accidents from happening so that the parents can feel at ease while their guests are in the pool enjoying themselves. I typically guard in Palo Alto, San Jose, and Atherton.

Rachel, Swim Instructor and Lifeguard for Hire

Malibu

Aloha! My name is Rachel and I am from Hawaii, a Pepperdine University graduate and am planning to attend law school! I grew up swimming and swam all throughout middle school, high school and college. I began teaching swim lessons in 2012 and have taught children ranging in age from 2-12 years old. I taught lessons through USA Swimming, YMCA Swimming and private lessons as well. I hope to share my love for swimming with others by helping improve skills, techniques and confidence in the water!

 I also began lifeguarding 6 years ago and have lifeguarded swim practices, swim meets, swim lessons and private events along with swim lessons for 6 years. I love the water! I hope to lifeguard events in order to ensure the safety of all swimmers and patrons!

I serve the Los Angeles Metro communities of Malibu, Calabasas, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, among others.

Regional Lifeguard Manager Christine Sanders

Clear Lake, Houston, TX

Regional Manager of Event Lifeguards. Contact me through the website contact form, for anything lifeguard for hire related once you’ve made your online booking. For booking questions or suggestions, use the contact form for our owner, Jenn, for any assistance leading up to your online booking. Have a happy and safe party!Christine Sanders

A little bit about Christine: After working as an LAPD scientific investigator for 11 years I transitioned to completing my M.S. degree in Chemistry then followed a teaching and research path in university academics for several years. I then moved to Hawaii in 2008 where I first joined the JTA CPR/ Happy Swimmers team as a CPR/First Aid instructor. During these years I had always made a priority in volunteerism being active in the National Ski Patrol and the USC Catalina Hyperbaric Chamber. Today I reside in Houston and presently support Help America Today turning elementary aged kids into the volunteers of tomorrow through grassroots community service projects. My passion for teaching and making a positive impact on our society is why I love teaching CPR and First Aid, particularly for those never certified. I am proud to now expand into the administrative staff of the company and be a part of turning children into happy swimmers.

Reilley Welsh | Private Swim Instructor

Reilly Welsh, Lifeguard and Private Swim Instructor

Santa Rosa, CA

I am a certified lifeguard and I love making your events as fun and safe as possible! I’ve been a competitive swimmer since I was six, and have tons of experience working with kids. I can’t wait to help you out at your next event!

I serve the SF Bay Area communities of Santa Rosa, Healdsburg, Petaluma, among others

Samantha Tu

Samantha Tu, Lifeguard, Swim Instructor and Lifeguard Instructor

San Jose, South Bay, the CIty and Napa; 3 years experience!

Hello, my name is Samantha Tu and I’ve been a lifeguard and swim instructor for 3 years and a Lifeguard Instructor for 1 year. I started swimming when I was just a little kid since then I’ve been crazy about anything water. Once I became old enough to join a local junior lifeguarding program at the community center, I jumped right into that and began learning how to teach lessons and save lives. My hobbies include helping others, swimming, water polo, and cooking.

Samantha typically serves areas like Milpitas, San Jose, Fremont, and even the City and Napa–she gets around!

Samy Rhynard, Lifeguard for Hire

SF Bay Area

While I am a new lifeguard at Happy Swimmers, I am looking forward to the opportunities I will have here, and the positive impact I can have in the lifeguarding community.

I serve the Bay Area communities of  Atherton and Hillsborough, among others.

Selina, Lifeguard for Hire

SF Bay Area

Selina has been in the lifeguard community in Santa Cruz, CA since she was 7 years old. Starting out in the Seacliff Junior Guard Program cemented her love for the water early on and she has continued to live and work closely with ocean and pool safety since.

I serve the Bay Area communities of Los Gatos, Santa Cruz, Palo Alto, Mountain View, among others. 

Serena, Lifeguard for Hire and Talented speed walker and ice cream eating fanatic

San Carlos

I have always enjoyed swimming in the water, so I was thrilled to start working near the water too. My intention with lifeguarding is to create a fun and safe environment wherever I go. I am happy to be working with such amazing people and getting to meet even more amazing people wherever I lifeguard. A fun fact about me is that if I could live in a hammock, I would.

I serve the Bay Area communities of Redwood City, San Mateo, Cupertino, Palo Alto, among others. 

Sierra Williams

Sierra Williams, Lifeguard for Hire

San Francisco and Huntington Beach OC

Serving the areas surrounding San Francisco, Daly City, Huntington Beach, Newport Beach for 3 years as a lifeguard.

I started Lifeguarding in high school at age 16 for the City of Huntington Beach and became a Water Safety Instructor as well. After 2 years, I moved to San Francisco for college and became a Lifeguard and Safety Officer for the Waterpolo team at my school. Each summer I go back to Huntington Beach and work for the Hyatt Regency Resort & Spa as a Lifeguard. I really enjoy Lifeguarding, especially the rewarding feeling that you get when you actually do need to help someone! Something that sets me apart from other Lifeguards is the fact that when I’m not teaching swim lessons or lifeguarding, I’m usually teaching surf lessons or surfing myself!

Siuoneh, National Lifeguard for Hire Manager

Glendale, 5 years experience!

I have worked for City of Glendale and Los Angeles County as a lifeguard and I am currently working for city of Pasadena as a senior lifeguard. something interesting about me is that although I am a very good swimmer and a lifeguard, I am actually scared of the ocean, maybe for the fact that I do not know whats under the water since I can not see it . I am also fluent in Armenian and Farsi

Areas I commonly serve: Los Angeles, pasadena, Encino, Studio City

Susan Sumner, Northern California Manager for Event Lifeguards

Hi I’m Susan, your metro region’s Manager of Event Lifeguards. Contact me through the website contact form, for anything lifeguard related once you’ve booked your lifeguard.

A little about me:I’m an Aqua Aerobics Instructor with 8 years experience, a certified lifeguard, and PADI certified SCUBA diver. I’ve been a Peace Corps Volunteer, serving in Kazakhstan from 2009-2011. Currently retired from a 23 year career in Information Technology, beginning as a programmer and retiring as a Vice President of IT.

Happy Swimmers swim instruction and lifeguard programs are top drawer, and I am proud to be a member of the team. The approach is kind, caring and professional, and all team members are vetted with this in mind.

Talia Petersen, Lifeguard

Santa Rosa

I enjoyed 4 years on my high school swim team, and I became a lifeguard so that I could share my love of being in the water with others while also keeping them safe. I have fond memories from my childhood of fun summer pool parties, and I love lifeguarding because I get to recreate those memories for others. Safety is always my number one priority, of course. I am excited to help out at your event!

Tatiana Pizarro, Lifeguard

San Jose, CA; 8 years experience!

Hello! I have been a lifeguard for eight years now and have worked for various organizations throughout the years. I highly enjoy the atmosphere that comes with the job. Nothing beats the sunny weather and smell of sunscreen!

General areas I serve:San Jose, Los Gatos, Saratoga, Mountain View

Tenaya McCoy, Lifeguard for Hire

SF Bay Area

Hello! I am a Bay Area native but will be attending Boston University in the fall. While I have swim team experience, for the last 5 years I have rowed for my local crew team. I became a lifeguard because I spend nearly every day around the water and wanted to know how to keep those around me safe. I am a people-oriented person and love to help others, so lifeguarding is the perfect job for me!

I serve the SF Bay Area communities of San Francisco, Walnut Creek, Napa, among others

Tina Marie Rossi, Lifeguard

Sonoma, CA

Victoria, Private Swim Instructor and Lifeguard for Hire, “Find me in the pool or on a plane”

Elk Grove

Hello! My names Victoria and I have been teaching kids to swim for over 3 years. Prior to swim instructing I was swimming at the competitive level for over 10 years. I love teaching kids of all ages and my experience ranges from teaching ages 4 months to adults. In my experience the earlier kids start the better, the water is waiting! I love teaching kids both the technical aspects of the strokes and also just helping them get comfortable in the water. Teaching swim lessons is so rewarding to me because I know I’m helping someone learn such an important life skill. A little fun fact about me is that I love to travel the world!

I have also been professionally lifeguarding for over three years! Lifeguarding is one of my absolute favorite jobs because I get to be by the pool, which I love, and also ensure that I’m keeping my fellow swimmers safe. My intention when guarding is to create a safe environment where all swimmers are at ease and having a blast in the pool. I love getting to watch people enjoying the water while knowing they are safe. 

I serve the Sacramento communities of Elk Grove, Sacramento, Davis, Roseville, among others.

WADE

Wade

Palo Alto, 3 years experience!

I have been lifeguarding for three years, I started working for a Stanford private pool until I continued on to work at for the Palo Alto public pool Rinconada. Now I work for Happy Swimmers and I couldn’t be more please with my decision. I pride myself on being a cheerful, outgoing, and responsible individual.

My home base areas I serve: Los Altos, Palo Alto, Atherton, Redwood City

Zach Fobar, Lifeguard

Saratoga

I am currently a lifeguard for an upper class swim and racquet club as well as Happy Swimmers. This constant exposure to lifeguarding keeps me sharp on the necessary skills to keep the pool safe. I enjoy swimming, helping others and hope to get my EMT certification next Spring.

Serving the general areas of San Jose, Saratoga, Los Gatos, Los Altos and traveling throughout the Bay Area.

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