Steven has been President and General Manager of the Carolina Pool Management-Northside office since 2005. Before holding this position he was the president of Carolina Pool Management Southside Service Division for 5 years, a division that he started and built up to over 50 customers before moving up to the Northside office.
Steven graduated from East Carolina University with a Bachelor of Science in Education. While attending college he was a member of the varsity soccer team. Steven enjoys spending his free time with his son Charlie. They participate in Boy Scouts, enjoy camping, fishing and hiking in the woods. Other interests are fly fishing and going to the Outer Banks with his family.
The best part of being in this business for Steven is knowing that what he and his staff do can make a difference in someone else’s life forever.
About Our Team
Aquatic Management of Charlotte provides pool management, lifeguard staffing services and pool maintenance services across North Charlotte and Concord areas.
Director of Human Resources
Ruthie is from Charlotte, NC, and has been with The Carolina Pool Management team since 2005. Her previous positions were American Red Cross lifeguard, pool attendant and pool manager. She was promoted to human resource director in 2011 and is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management.
Ruthie has a passion for water and she has shown this all throughout her childhood. She has been a member of her neighborhood and high school swim teams, as well as dance and track and field organizations. Ruthie graduated from The University of North Carolina at Charlotte (UNCC) with a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Risk Management. She is also the proud parent of a growing 6-year old boy named Isaac. Isaac also loves water, enjoys swim lessons and will be joining the neighborhood swim team this summer.
Our Safety Advisors
As part of The Pool Management Group network, our customers and employees receive the expertise of our internationally renowned Safety Advisors, Dr. Tom Griffiths and the team at Aquatic Safety Research Group. Their expertise is instilled throughout our risk reduction techniques and lifeguard training.
Dr. Griffiths was inducted into the International Swimming Hall of Fame and is a Paragon Safety Award winner for his water safety efforts. He has been awarded the National Recreation and Park Association Distinguished Aquatic Service Award for a lifetime achievement and designated a European Lifeguard Academy Friend of the Academy for significant contributions to preventive Lifeguarding. Dr. Griffiths has also been named to “Who’s Who in Aquatics- The Top 100”, and “Power 25- Top 25 most powerful aquatics professionals in the World”, by Aquatics International Magazine.
Dr. Griffiths has authored more than 300 papers that have been published in scientific, professional and popular journals. He is an external reviewer for the American Red Cross Swimming and Diving publications.
The Pool Management Group
Our parent company, The Pool Management Group, and the 16 other companies in The Pool Management Group support Coastal Pool Management in our operations. In fact, the employees at headquarters don't run any pools directly. Instead, they're solely dedicated to assisting the various locations in our family of companies.