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Posted: November 3rd, 2018

The Hunter Goold Memorial Scholarship was first awarded to Christina Brisbin in 2012 and has been awarded to a qualified individual each year since.  The $1500.00 scholarship covers 100% of the tuition expense of the Ron Rhinehart International Aquatic Safety School®.

Posted: September 21st, 2018
E&A 33ND ANNUAL RON RHINEHART IASS®

Aquatic safety, water park safety, and swimming pool safety are all very important to the Ellis & Associates team. That is why we offer online safety and health education, lifeguard training and classes, and lifeguard instructor training and classes year round. Pool safety begins before you are enjoying the water and there are many skills to learn as a lifeguard or instructor. Ellis & Associates brings professionals together from all over the world once a year for intense pool safety training at the Ron Rhinehart International Aquatic Safety School.

Posted: October 23rd, 2017
E&A 32ND ANNUAL RON RHINEHART IASS

Ellis & Associates 32nd Annual

Ron Rhinehart International Aquatic Safety School®

January 7th-12th, 2018

Posted: February 23rd, 2017
Hunter Goold Memorial Scholarship

The Hunter Goold Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a qualified individual, to be used to cover 100% of the tuition expense of the 2018 Ron Rhinehart International Aquatic Safety School®. This year, we are asking that each interested candidate submit a video. This video should that provide an overview of the qualifications of the individual asking for consideration. The video may also include any supporting testimonials or evidence of service (all on the video).

Posted: January 1st, 2017

The Chris Stuart Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a qualified individual, to be used to cover 100% of the tuition expense of the 2018 Ron Rhinehart International Aquatic Safety School(R). Nominations are made for qualified individuals by their supervisor(s). This year, we are asking supervisors to nominate an employee by video submission.

Posted: May 23rd, 2015
SANDY KAUFFMAN

As most aquatics folks, I’ve been involved with water activities since childhood – Learned to swim in the Schyulkill River in Reading, PA, followed by lessons at the local “Y”, summers of boating and canoeing at Girl Scout Camp, earning Red Cross Junior and Senior Lifesaving, and Water Safety Instructor.

Posted: March 23rd, 2015
E&A LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

E&A Lifetime Achievement Awards

The criteria for the award:

Posted: February 23rd, 2015
PAT VANGORP

Pat gained her interest in Aquatic Management when working for the Camp Fire Girls camp in Iowa. She was so interested in Recreational Aquatics that she decided to double major in physical education and recreation in college at Iowa State. Pat Started her full-time aquatics career working for the YMCA,

Posted: March 14th, 2014
DR. LARRY NEWELL

March 4, 2014, Ocoee Florida – Jeff Ellis & Associates, Inc. (E&A) is pleased to announce it has added a new face to its family. Dr. Larry Newell is joining us as Vice President and Medical Director. Larry has worked with E&A in the past, but with this appointment, the firm will be able to take advantage of his full talents and energies.

Posted: February 23rd, 2014
JOSEPH M. MINNINGER

I have been in the Aquatic field for over 50 years. I Started as a Red Cross Lifeguard in 1960 and became a Red Cross Instructor in Lifeguarding, CPR and First Aid by 1966.