GAC Spotlight: Kate Fleisher

 Swim Lesson Instructor (private & group lessons) and Lifeguard

Swim Lesson Instructor (private & group lessons) and Lifeguard

Why do you do what you do?
I became a swim lesson instructor because I love kids and swimming! So i thought why not get a job teaching kids how to swim.

What do you do when you're not teaching swim lessons?
Some things I like to do when I’m not at work are hang out with my friends and do things outdoors.

What is your favorite swimming stroke?
My favorite stroke would have to be freestyle because it’s fast and gets you where you need to go.

In what ways are you a leader?
The ways in which I’m seen as a leader are my qualities of patience, passions for children and swimming and my constant positivity.

What is your favorite restaurant?
My favorite place to eat in Memphis is Huey’s.

What's your favorite food?
Ribs with baked beans

What do you binge watch?
Gilmore Girls

What do your successful swimmers have in common?
Good listening skills + Patience + Good attitude

Describe yourself...
I would describe myself as an enthusiastic, outgoing, fun-loving person. I try to look on the brighter side of things and make boring tasks more tolerable and fun.  

How long have you worked at the Club?
I have worked at GAC for almost three years now.

What motivates you?
I want to be the best version of myself. If I know I can do better I will keep striving to better myself.

What are 3 things we don't know about you?
I have an obsession with Disney. I have to have adventure. I LOVE the outdoors.