Aquatics Director

Christine Cassaza

About Christine

Christine was born in raised in the Syracuse area. She attended Salem State College where she studied Sport and Movement Science and concentrated in Aquatic Management and Rehabilitation. Christine is the former Aquatics Director of the Skaneateles YMCA and Community Center and most recently she is returning from Plattsburgh NY where she was the Aquatics Director at the local YMCA.

Christine has spent the last 20 years in aquatics ranging from lifeguarding, swim instruction, coaching, water fitness and pool maintenance, all the way to Aquatics Director. Christine is also an Instructor Trainer for the Red Cross in all areas aquatic.


Bio Facts:


Music- Onondaga Community College

Aquatic Management and Rehabilitation- Salem State College



Red Cross Lifeguard

Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor

Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Trainer

Red Cross Water Safety Instructor

Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Trainer

Red Cross Aquatic Ambassador

National Pool and Spa Foundation Certified Pool Operator

USA Swimming Certified Swim Coach


Fitness and Health Philosophy:

If you don’t take time fore yourself, no one else will.


Family Facts:

I have a 12 year old daughter Annabelle who is swimming on the Lightning Swim Team. We have 2 cats Gopher and Athena and a goldfish named fishy. When not at the pool we spend time with family and exploring water parks or visiting new places.



My vision is to provide a safe and fun environment for everyone who walks through the pool doors. I have two rules 1: Be Safe, 2: Have fun.


Favorite Class:

I love HIIT classes.

Contact Information


(315) 640-4289

Christine Casazza, Aquatics Director