AOAP Weekly Newsletter - March 2, 2022
March 2022 Competitor Aquatic Professional of the Month - Kristie Riester - Council Model Aquatic Health Code (CMAHC) - Kristie began serving as the CMAHC’s Executive Director in June 2019. She has more than 20 years’ experience in public service, working her way up from seasonal lifeguard to leadership roles in parks and recreation services and aquatics. Before joining the CMAHC she was with the Recreation Centers of Sun City West where she served as the Recreation Manager overseeing 4 Recreation Centers, 6 pools, and 7 spas. Prior to that she was the Community Services Director for the City of Maricopa. Her responsibilities included the management and oversight of Parks, Recreation, Library and Special Events. Read More
Congratulations to one of our newest AqP's - M Helena Machado, Director, Aquatics Management, Arlington Public Schools completed her Aquatic Professional Designation and can now add the AqP Designation to her portfolio of certifications.
Aquatics in the News
Aquatic Industry News
Aquatics Manager - The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Core Community Center (TBD, but, closes on AOAP site 3/23/22)

(Open until filled, but, closes on AOAP site 3/23/22)

City of Maryland Heights, Missouri
(Open Until Filled, but, closes on AOAP site 3/20/22)

Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
(Closes 4/1/22, but closes on AOAP site 3/17/22)

Aquatics Coordinator - Mountain Bridge, Gypsum, Colorado (Open Until Closed, but closes on AOAP site 3/15/22)
Town of Parker – Parks, Recreation & Open Space Department (Closes March 21st 2022 5pm (MST))

Aquatics Coordinator - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Campus Recreation
(3/7/22 or until filled)

Head Guard - City of Oregon City, Oregon
(Open Until Filled, but, closes on AOAP site 3/17/22)

Programs Director (Aquatics and Family Programming) - YMCA at JT’s Camp Grom a branch of the YMCA of South Hampton Roads, Virginia Beach (Closes 3/1/2022)

Adapted Aquatics & Fitness Program Coordinator - The Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission (Continuous)
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Association of Aquatic Professionals 12th Annual Conference and Exposition February 13, 2023 - February 16, 2023
The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, CO
The AOAP Call for Session Proposals for the AOAP 2023 Conference & Exposition is now open. Session submittals are due no later than August 15, 2022. Please consider submitting a session and share this session proposal information with anyone that you know that may be interested in submitting a session.

We will be notifying speakers whose sessions are accepted by September 1 so that we are able to have the conference booklet completed and out around September 15, 2022. Click Here to submit a session today!
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