Teaching the science of swimming since 2003!


front end manager

Madeline recently returned to the United States after serving for three years in the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) program, where she taught English to Japanese students from age 5-15.  Madeline has a bachelor's degree from University of North Carolina - Asheville and is skilled in a wide variety of activities necessary to keep PhD Swim School running, from computer science to graphic design.  She is skilled in business and interpersonal management, and has previous experience in professional management, technical support, and scheduling.  Madeline is a Certified Pool Operator (CPO) and maintains the pools and water chemistry at PhD.  You can find Madeline at the front desk helping with registration, answering questions, and assisting with daily business operations.  

Madeline has a passion for multiculturalism and loves teaching kids about the world around them.  Her favorite activities to work on for PhD include extracurricular program design and implementation, technological development, and graphic design. Outside of the pool, Madeline enjoys photography, drawing, and spending time with her cat, Xena. 

Madeline Parrish, CPO: