Our Team

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    Suzie Parihar Owner & Manager
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    Suzie Parihar Owner & Manager

    Meet Sudhir and Suzie Parihar! ? Sudhir and Suzie are Owners and Business Managers here at Goldfish - Sugar Land! They have three kiddos and are excited to be a part of Goldfish to help spread awareness of the importance of water safety. ?? The two of them are also proud owners of a Goddard School! They are excited to bring their love of learning and swimming to the community in this new adventure! They can't wait to meet the Goldfish - Sugar Land families soon!

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    Sara V. Front Desk Supervisor
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    Sara V. Front Desk Supervisor

    Hello everyone! My name's Sara and I'm 20 years old! I was born and raised in Sugar Land , TX . I swam for Stafford's summer swim league for 7 years and was a cheerleader at Apex for 4 years! On my free time I like to workout or travel around the country! I am so excited to be apart of the Goldfish family!

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    Alyssa M. Front Desk Representative
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    Alyssa M. Front Desk Representative

    Hi everyone, my name is Alyssa!  I'm 18 years old and a senior in High School. I've played softball since I was 6 years old and on my free time I enjoy hanging out with my friends and family. Look forward to meeting ya'll in person!

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    Avery C. Front Desk Representative
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    Avery C. Front Desk Representative

    Hi my name is Avery! I am currently a senior at Fort Bend Christian Academy where I have been apart of the swim team, tennis team, and soccer team. When I'm not playing sports, working at Goldfish, or babysitting I enjoy hanging out with friends! Next year I plan on going to college to pursue a career in Nursing, where I will be able to continue helping kids!

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    Samantha P. Deck Supervisor
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    Samantha P. Deck Supervisor

    Hi my name is Samantha. I was named after Sam-i-am. I am new to Texas, I was born and raised in Indiana. I've  been a lifeguard for 7 years and started teaching lifeguards 3 years ago. In my free time I love going to the zoo and seeing the giraffes, they are my favorite!

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    Stephanie B. Deck Supervisor
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    Stephanie B. Deck Supervisor

    I am a Sugar Land native that has been involved with swimming since I was 4 years old! Now at 20 years old I am going to school to get a BS in Nursing. I am planning on attending Texas Women’s University next fall. I am excited to share my love of swimming with the kids at Goldfish Swim School!

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    Angel G. Swim Instructor
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    Angel G. Swim Instructor

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    Joy M. Swim Instructor
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    Joy M. Swim Instructor

    My name is Joy. I'm a senior at George Ranch High-school and I've done swimming lessons since I was 4 and have enjoyed the water since then! I have a great passion for arts and love learning new things. I enjoy working with kids and have tutored a handful of them over the past few years. I'm a proud member of the Goldfish Staff and am super excited to teach your kids how to swim and have fun!

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    Parker B. Swim Instructor
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    Parker B. Swim Instructor

    Hello my name is Parker i'm 17 years old and currently attend Bellaire High School! I was on swim team for 4 years and coached on that team for 1 year. In my free time i like to spend time with my friends and family! I'm very excited to teach these wonderful kiddos how to swim and how fun learning and swimming can be!

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    Andy C. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard
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    Andy C. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard

    Hi I'm Andy! I am a Junior at Fort Bend Christian Academy where I play golf.  When I'm not golfing or working, I enjoy volunteering and hanging out with friends.  Look forward to teaching your child swimming lessons and providing them a Golden experience.

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    Ashlyn M. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard
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    Ashlyn M. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard

    Hey! My name is Ashlyn and I am currently a Junior at Logos Preparatory Academy. I am 16 years old and have been swimming competitively since the age of 3. Outside of work, I am playing volleyball, volunteering with the kids at my church, and participating in organizations such as NHS at my school. I can’t wait to share my love for swimming and teach the kids how to swim here at Goldfish Swim School!

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    Audrey H. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard
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    Audrey H. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard

    Audrey is a 17 senior who attends Fort Bend Christian Academy. She enjoys theatre, athletics, training and softball. She enjoys working with kids and is so excited to be able to reach kids in a new way by teaching them to swim.

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    Bella H. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard
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    Bella H. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard

    Bella is a 16 year old Junior who goes to Ridge Point High School. Bella likes to work with the kids at Goldfish Swim School to help them get better at swimming and one day being able to swim on their own. Bella has a passion for becoming a pediatric surgeon to help the little kids in need and help them stay strong through the difficult time they are having. Bella likes Goldfish Swim School because she likes to engage and help the kids and let them have a fun time.

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    Caitlin M. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard
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    Caitlin M. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard

    My name is Caitlin. I am a senior at George Ranch High school, and I am a member of the GRHS National Honor Society, and I am the social officer president of the GRHS Lariettes Varsity Dance Team. I swam competitively up until my freshman year, and I have been a lifeguard at Sweetwater Pools for 2 consecutive years. I am also a camp counselor at a Girl Scout Camp, Camp Casa Mare, where I teach sailing. I am so excited to be a member of the Goldfish swim school staff, and to help your children learn how to swim!

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    Jayden C. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard
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    Jayden C. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard

    Hi! My name is Jayden. I'm a junior at Kempner High School. On my free time, I like skating and working out. I love teaching kids how to swim and helping them become better than they once were. I believe everyone can achieve whatever they want to do as long as they push theirselves to it.

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    Lance H. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard
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    Lance H. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard

    Hi my is Lance and I am currently a freshman studying at WCJC with plans to transfer to Texas A&M. I have been a junior/assistant coach for my local summer league team for 5 years and have been a lifeguard for 2 years. I have also been swimming for over 11 years. I really like helping coach and teach kids how to improve their swimming stroke and how to make them the fastest they can be!

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    Langston J. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard
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    Langston J. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard

    Langston is 17 years old and is currently a senior at Fort Bend Christian Academy. Langston has been swimming since the age of three and has a passion of helping others. He has been babysitting for the past two years and enjoys working with kids.

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    Luke D. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard
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    Luke D. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard

    Hey!!

    My name is Luke and I have been around water since I was young. I am currently a senior in high school and spend my time, when I’m not working, improving my photography skills and working on my school yearbook!! I am so excited to teach your kid how to swim and have a love for the water!!

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    Marcela R. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard
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    Marcela R. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard

    Hi! My name is Marcela , I’ve been involved with swimming since I was 4 years old and am very invested in teaching others! I have been very invested with working with kids as I would like to continue working with children in my further career. I’m a junior in high school currently and I enjoy playing soccer and softball, and doing marching band!

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    Marlea K. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard
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    Marlea K. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard

    Marlea is a 16 year old junior at Dulles High School with a passion for theatre. Marlea has a special place in her heart for kids and would like to one day become a theatre teacher to share the joy theatre has brought her with others. Marlea is so grateful to be working at goldfish and to touch these sweet kids lives in the water through swimming!

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    Parker O. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard
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    Parker O. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard

    Parker is a super cool dude. He’s 18 years old and spent almost a decade with the swim team, “The Briar Flyers".  He graduated from Westside High School. Parker hopes in teaching the kids to swim in the water like it’s their home and in the future would like to study the science of aquatics and ocean life.

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    Riya P. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard
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    Riya P. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard

    Hi, my name is Riya. I’m an undergraduate student attending University of Houston.I have always loved being in the water and being around kids. I decided to put the two things I love together and be a swim instructor! See you soon, swimmers!!

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    Sarah S. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard
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    Sarah S. Swim Instructor/Lifeguard

    Sarah grew up in a home that believes swimming is a necessary life skill. She’s been swimming since the age of three, and she also swam for two years on her high school swim team. She enjoys working with children whether it be at church through Sunday school and VBS or nannying and babysitting. She is super excited to combine her love for swimming with her passion for teaching kids.

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    Deon B. Golden Teacher
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    Deon B. Golden Teacher

    Aloha! My name is Deon! 

    I'm a junior in high school and a varsity volleyball and softball player. I've been a lifeguard and a swim instructor for 2 years now and I have a deep passion for teaching kids.

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    Lola M. Golden Teacher
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    Lola M. Golden Teacher

    I have loved the water since I was 5 years old. I have been part of the Covington Woods swim team for 11 years and the Kempner High School swim team for 2 years. I also have been in musical theatre since I was 9 and I was on broadway when I was only 12 years old! I am very excited to teach your kids how to love the water as much as I do and show them how fun the water can be!--

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