Stephanie Darimont is currently the Sr. Manager, Instructor Capacity Development and Aquatic Program Fulfillment for the American Red Cross. She oversees the Instructor Trainer Academy delivery, Aquatic Examiner Service and specialty Aquatic training. Darimont is an Instructor Trainer for Lifeguarding and Water Safety. She received her bachelor’s degree from the University of North Texas in recreation and leisure studies program management. She has worked in various aquatic supervisory and programming roles in Frisco, Plano, McKinney and, most recently, Georgetown, Texas. While in Georgetown, Texas the city was recognized for multiple awards at lifeguard competitions, TRAPS Regional Programming award, Texas Public Pool Council Agency of the Year Award and Aquatics International’s “Best of Aquatics 2014” for training. Darimont is the Past President of the Texas Public Pool Council. She has spoken at the Central Texas Lifeguard Management Academy, as well as for various organizations including: Regional TRAPS, NIRSA Regional, NIRSA Triventure, NIRSA, Texas Public Pool Council and the Association of Aquatic Professionals.