Our Team

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    Sara Mesnard General Manager
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    Sara Mesnard General Manager

    Ms. Sara started as swim instructor at the Okemos, Michigan location where she fell in love with Goldfish! She has been working at Goldfish for over 4 years now. She loves working with kids and getting to see how happy they are to enter our facility every day! Her favorite part about working with Goldfish is helping new instructors become even better teachers. She loves how excited the kids are to come and see their favorite teachers! sara.mesnard@goldfishss.com (847) 383-0605

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    Emily Poskrobko Assistant General Manager
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    Emily Poskrobko Assistant General Manager

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    Joe Pena Manager on Duty
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    Joe Pena Manager on Duty

    I’ve lived in Evanston for majority of my life. I love meeting new people and making new friends! I am currently a junior at UIC where I study Criminal Justice.

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    Lizzy Ryan Manager on Duty
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    Lizzy Ryan Manager on Duty

    I am currently a Sophomore at Oakton Community College. I am studying human services and I love art, and swimming!

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    Crystal Deck Supervisor
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    Crystal Deck Supervisor

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    Itzell P. Deck Supervisor
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    Itzell P. Deck Supervisor

    I’ve lived in Chicago my whole life. I speak two languages; English and Spanish. I am majoring in English and Literature for secondary education.

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    Lizzie Deck Supervisor
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    Lizzie Deck Supervisor

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    Shannon Deck Supervisor
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    Shannon Deck Supervisor

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