Teaching the science of swimming since 2003!


Ashleigh has a one-of-a-kind smile that warms the hearts of children.  She loves the water and started swimming at a very young age by taking lessons while attending summer camp.  She is originally from Akron, Ohio and moved to North Carolina with her parents while in middle school.  She has played basketball throughout her school years including in college.  She attends Shaw University and is currently in her final year to receive her bachelor's degree in Exercise Science with a minor in Psychology.

Ashleigh has previously worked as a YMCA Youth Summer Camp Advisor as well as at another local swim school.  She was also a volunteer basketball coach for an Amateur Athletic Union basketball team in Winston-Salemn, NC.  Ashleigh enjoys working with children and teaching them how to swim safely while having tons of fun!  Ashleigh has completed 50 hours of academic and in-water training to learn our method.  She currently teaches I Can Swim! (Survival), Kicks & Tricks, Fundations and Beginning Stroke.

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