Tobin became an honorary member of the Swim World family On November 13, 2008 and later became the Toy Specialist.
He attends Bethpage Elementary School and wants to be a professional baseball and basketball player when he grows up. He enjoys stocking the shelves, carrying pool supplies end chemicals out for customers, and closing up the store at the end of the day. In his spare time, he enjoys playing sports, coloring, and riding his bike.
Fun fact: Tobin has business cards, vacuum pole, leaf net, and vacuum hose before he was even born!
Tyson holds the title as the youngest member of the Swim World family. He was “hired” as the Assistant Toy Specialist on March 22, 2014. He enjoys removing the items from the shelves that his brother stacks, running around the store, and taking naps on his dad’s couch. When he’s not hard at work, he loves to play with his toys, try on everyone’s shoes, and eat.Fun fact: Tyson was named by his big brother, Tobin, when he was just 5 years old!
Amanda joined the Swim World family in 2000 as a Retail Associate. She later became the Retail Manager and then Service Manager. Before beginning her career ‘n the swimming pool business, she worked with children as a daycare teacher, after-school teacher, substitute teacher, and then 4th and 5th grade teacher.
She graduated from Westmoreland High School in 1998 and Tennessee State University in 2003 with a degree in Elementary Education.
She s Certified Paol Operator CCPO) from the National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF) and a Certfied Pool Technician (CPT) from the Aquatic Training Institute (ATI). Amanda enjoys making personal relationships with the customers she comes in contact with and feels as though many of them are family. She married her “boss”, Jay, in 2004 and has two sons, Tobin and Tyson.
She loves reading, traveling, and camping with her family. Fun fact: Ameada spent the night in an underwater laboratory’ in Key Largo, FL. She and Jay were the only people in the world to sleep underwater that night! Diver down!
Jay Tucker – SwimWorld Pools
Jay Tucker has more than 20 years of experience in the swimming pool industry, and has been recognized by his peers with numerous design awards for backyard fun. A long-time resident of Gallatin, Jay graduated from Gallatin High School in 1990, attended Volunteer State Community College, and earned his Master of Science from Middle Tennessee State University in 1996. Jay is a leading advocate of continual learning and considers himself a lifetime student. Under Jay’s leadership, Swim World Pools has been recognized locally and internationally for its work. Offering vision and tenacity, Jay is always looking to raise the bar in any endeavor he pursues. In previous roles, Jay served as assistant to the president of Trinity Broadcasting Network, a Christian television network, headquartered in California. He was “extremely” instrumental in coordinating the ABC’s Extreme Makeover Home Edition, five day project for Amy and Jerrod Hawkins, in Hendersonville. He is a Certified Building Professional from the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals and is a member of the Gallatin and Hendersonville Chambers of Commerce.
Camille joined the Swim World team in 2012 as everyone’s best friend on Friday. She’s worked at the Gallatin Country Club and Vanderbilt University’s Bill Wilkerson Center. She graduated from Gallatin High School in 1987 and Middle Tennessee State Universty in 1991 with a degree in Accounting. Camille enjoys working for people who not only care about the business and quality of products and services, but they also care about their employees and their families. She loves spending time with her husband of 24 years, Roger, and her kids Steven and Ashlyn,
Fun fact: Camille is an avid paddle boarder! YOLO!
Jessica started her career at Swim World in 2012 as a Retail Associate. She later became the Retail Manager and then Service Manager. Her specialty is water chemistry and problem pools. Before joining our team, Jessica worked at Calhoun’s restaurants throughout the Nashville area bartending and managing.
She graduated from Gallatin High School in 2007 where she played on the golf team. She is a Certified pool Operator (CRO) from the National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF) and a Certified Service Technician (CST) from the Association of Pool & Spa professionals (APSP). Jessica enjoys water chemistry and helping homeowners enjoy their pools problem-free. She is an avid Green Bay Packers football fan and loves reading end spending time with her daughter Elora.
Fun fact: Jessica is a self-proclaimed science nerd. She loves experimenting and blowing things up! Watch out, Gallatin!
Philip joined the Swim World team in 2009 as a Service Technician and later became the Assistant Service Manager. He is the go-to guy for technical issues and automation set-up. He began his swimming pool career in 1988 working for a Nashville company. He also previously worked in the art industry instructing art students and framing artwork. Philip graduated from Grayson County High School in Leitchfield, KY in 1979.
He is Certified Pool Operator (CPC) from the National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF) and his favorite part of his profession is knowing that he was instrumental in helping build beautiful swimming pools. Philip is married to Dee Dee and has a son, Chase. In his spare time, Philip enjoys writing and watching University Of Kentucky basketball end Tennessee Titans football.
Fun fact: Philip was on the golf team in high school! Fore!
Anthony Woodard – Service Technician
Anthony joined the Swim World team in 2013 after leaving a career building boat docks. He graduated from Gallatin High School in 2011 and has attended Austin Peay State University and Cumberland University pursuing a degree in History. Anthony enjoys seeing the finished project after working on new swimming pools. He is thankful for how close knit the Swim World family is, and feels like we are his second family. Anthony spends his free time playing football and basketball and going out on the lake with his family.
Fun fact: While playing college football, he made the All-Conference 2 of his 4 years! Way to go, Anthony!
Mitchell Tuttle – Service/Construction Technician
Mitchell became part of the Swim World Team in 2013 while in high school. He graduated from Gallatin High School in 2013 and attended the University of Tennessee at Martin and Volunteer State Community College. Mitchell enjoys learning new things that most other jobs wouldn’t Offer. Accomplishing tasks he’s put many hours of hard work into and knowing it was done in the best possible way makes his job very rewarding.
He enjoys spending time with his family and friends and mowing yards.
Fun fact: Mitchell has owned/operated a lawn mowing business since he was 9 or 10 years old. What an entrepreneur!