Shawn DeRosa, JD, RCRSP

DeRosa Aquatic Consulting


Shawn DeRosa is one of the nation’s leading experts in aquatic risk management and a frequent speaker at industry events. The owner of DeRosa Aquatic Consulting, Shawn provides training programs and consulting services to recreation providers across the globe, including the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Hong Kong, and the United Arab Emirates to name a few. A licensed attorney, Shawn frequently serves as an expert witness on both plaintiff and defense matters. The developer of Practical Pool Management PLUS, a nationally-recognized pool operator certification program, Shawn has been twice named one of top 25 people in the world of aquatics. Having been involved in aquatics for nearly 30 years, including the last eight as the Director of Aquatics at Penn State University, Shawn’s knowledge of facility management combined with his experience as a consultant, attorney and expert witness helps bring practical experience to all of his training programs.