The Elm Park Pool staff is a dedicated team of lifeguards, instructors and coaches dedicated to making the summer at Elm Park Pool a memorable experience for the entire family. If you haven’t met the staff, you should feel free to introduce yourself at any time. You’ll find them an approachable, friendly group.
Ethan Odger – Manager
Hey Elm Park, Ethan here! This will be my fifth year as a part of the family and I am more excited than ever! I’ll be the manager this summer and I am looking forward to making it one of the best one ever! I played competitive water polo throughout my life, with DDO, the national team and in the States. In my free time, I enjoy hanging out with friends, watching basketball, playing video games and being outdoors! I can’t wait to see all of you this summer!
Kevin Bertrand – Assistant Manager
What’s up Elm Park! My name is Kevin and I’m very excited to be back for my 4th summer as Assistant Manager. I have been a part of the Elm family as both a member and a lifeguard my entire life and I wouldn’t have it any other way. I am currently in my first year at John Molson School of Business studying Finance. I was a competitive swimmer at the Pointe-Claire Swim Club for 12 years as well as on the John Abbott Swim Team as team captain. I am also in my first year as a coach for the Pointe-Claire Swim Club. When I’m not around the pool, I like to listen to and play music and hang out with friends. I’m really looking forward to this summer and to seeing you all at Elm!
Chloe Malikotsis – Senior Supervisor
Hey Elm Park! I am very excited to announce that I will be returning for my third summer at Elm. I am currently finishing up my first year at Phillips Exeter Academy, a preparatory school in Exeter, New Hampshire. I’m very excited for the warm weather approaching as we head into spring and I’m counting down the days until summer begins! I can’t wait to see everyone again and I’m very excited to make this summer the best one yet.
Olivia Chaumont – Senior Supervisor
Hey Elm Park! Hey Elm Park! My name is Olivia and I am super excited to be coming back for my third summer as a senior supervisor! I am currently finishing my first year in the science program at John Abbott College. I was a competitive swimmer at Dollard Swim Club for eight years and I now compete for the John Abbott Swim Team. When I am not spending time at the pool, I enjoy being active outside and practicing various sports! I had an amazing time coaching the 9-10 swim team last summer and I am sure this summer will be even better! I can’t wait to see everyone for another memorable and sunshine filled summer! See you soon!
Joel Conway – Senior
Hey Elm Park! Hello, my name is Joel and I will be returning to Elm park pool for my third year as a senior lifeguard. Before my time as a lifeguard, I used to spend my summers at summer pools. As a lifeguard I spend my summers at Elm Park and have fun with the members. I am a student in my first year of cegep at College Bois-de-Boulogne in business administration. I very much enjoy teaching lifesaving skills to our future lifeguards! I also have a lot of fun coaching swim team. I can’t wait to see you guys in the summer!
Xavier Feng- Senior
Hey Elm Park! Hi everyone! My name is Xavier and this is going to be my third summer working at the pool and I cannot wait for it. I grew up swimming, playing water polo and even doing synchro at Glenmore pool. During the winter I am a student a John Abbott College. I swim for Abbott and I play water polo for DDO. This is my first year competitively swimming however I’ve played water polo for 6 years. I can’t wait for the summer to start so we can get back outside!
Caroline Denault – Intermediate
Hey Elm Park! Hey Elm Park! My name is Caroline and I will be returning for my second summer at Elm as an Intermediate! I am graduating École Secondaire Félix-Leclerc and hope to attend John Abbott College next year. I can’t wait to see all of your smiling faces and to coach some killer synchro! Let’s make this summer awesome!
Hannah Camilla – Intermediate
Hey Elm Park! Hey Elm Park! My name is Hannah and I’m so excited to be back as an intermediate this year! I can’t wait to be back after a long winter season! I’ve swam for Dorval, Beaconsfield and Pointe-Claire for a total of 10 years! I can’t wait to see all of you! My first year at Elm was amazing, but I can’t wait to make this one unforgettable!
Matthew Gillies – Intermediate
Hey Elm Park! Hey Elm! My name is Matthew and I will be coming back as an intermediate for my second summer at Elm Park Pool. I’ve played water-polo at DDO for 5 years and have been in a pool pretty much my whole life. I go to school at College Sainte-Anne in Lachine where I am currently in grade 11, about to graduate high school. I can’t wait to see everyone again and have another amazing summer!
Sophia Clavel – Junior
Hey Elm Park! Hey Elm! My name is Sophia and I’m really looking forward to my first year guarding at Elm! During the winter I spend most of my time at John Rennie and this is my last year of high school. I’ve done swimming for seven years at DDO and I can’t wait to be back at a pool. Summer is coming up soon and I’m so excited to meet you all. 😉
Charlee LeGallais – Junior
Hey Elm Park! Hey Elm Park! My name is Charlee and I will be a junior lifeguard. This will be my first summer working here and I can’t wait to meet you all! I have been doing winter swimming with DDO for eight years now. I have also been a member of Glenmore pool my entire life, but I’m really looking forward to having a blast with you guys. I am so excited for this summer!
Francis Maziade – Junior
Hey Elm Park! Hey Elm Park! My name is Francis and I’ll be working as a junior this year. I’m in grade 11 at Des Sources High School. I’ve been swimming competitively at DDO for 8 years now. I have so many great memories from growing up at summer pools and I can’t wait to make more working at Elm. I’m so excited to meet all of you, let’s have a great summer!