Faces of FOSS: Kelsey Gomberg

Kelsey Gomberg Site Director South Barrington, IL How long have you worked for FOSS? 3 years! Can you tell us your favorite FOSS Story? I just love the funny things that the kids say and do. One of our younger students likes to shake her booty like Miley Cyrus. 😊 What...

FACES OF FOSS: Cathy Gumila

Cathy Gumila Office Manager South Barrington, IL How long have you worked for FOSS? Three years! It was a fun journey going from instructor to site coordinator to office manager. Loving the process and every position I've been in! What is your favorite part of working for FOSS? It’s...

Five Tips to Swim Your Best Butterfly

The butterfly is considered by many swimmers to be one of the most difficult strokes, both because it is physically demanding and because of the timing involved. Rachel Bootsma, Foss Swim School alumna and Olympic gold medalist in the 4x100 meter medley relay, shares some...

The Lifelong Brain Benefits of Swimming | Foss Swim School

Laugh, play and grow—for brain and body! Whether splashing in the pool or paddling around the lake, did you know your child is also building their brain along with their muscles? A child’s intellectual development is a function of more than mental stimulation—it is a physical...

FACES OF FOSS: Ashley Wagner

Ashley Wagner Site Director Woodbury, MN How long have you worked for FOSS? I've been with FOSS since 2012. I’ve been an instructor, office staff, deck assistant, and site coordinator before my current position. What is your favorite part of working for FOSS? I love that I get to interact...

Faces of FOSS: Meli Islas

Meli Islas Site Director Highland Park, IL How long have you worked for FOSS? In January 2018 I started my sixth year with FOSS. I started as an instructor, then became a head receptionist, then an office manager and now Site Director. What is your favorite part of working...

Faces of FOSS: Michelle Lasserud

Michelle Lasserud Site Director St. Louis Park, MN How long have you worked for FOSS? 11 years. Can you tell us your favorite FOSS Story? A little guy in one of my classes was known as a "pincher." In other words, very nervous about everything to do with swimming lessons....

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