Frank Perez is the General Manager for NRH2O Family Water Park located in North Richland Hills, Texas. He has been with NRH2O since the park’s opening in 1995. NRH2O is the first municipally owned and operated waterpark in the state of Texas and has an annual attendance of approximately 230,000. Prior to this, Perez worked at Noah’s Ark Water Park in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin for nine years. Perez has been a lifeguard, lifeguard instructor and Instructor Trainer for Jeff Ellis & Associates since 1986 and has had the opportunity numerous times to participate as a member of faculty at their annual International Aquatic Safety School. Perez has been a certified EMT, as well as a CPO and AFO for more than 25 years and in 2016 was the recipient of the WWA Al Turner Memorial Commitment to Excellence Award.