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The world has changed...And so have we.


Educators You Can Trust

Our instructors have been hand-selected based upon their subject matter expertise. And they bring uncompromising commitment across this range of industry services.

Our experienced and innovative teachers are passionate about what they do. They keep class sizes small so they can focus on you and remain accessible for your questions.

And they do it because they care about your professional success.

Interested in becoming a GENESIS instructor?

GENESIS Ambassadors

Skip Phillips Skip Phillips, Master CBP

Brian Van Bower Brian Van Bower


GENESIS Faculty Chairs

Terry Brannon Terry Brannon, P.E.
Engineering Faculty Chair
The Brannon Corporation

Kate Wiseman Kate Wiseman, MLA
Design Faculty Chair
Principal Landscape Designer
Sage Outdoor Designs

Rocky Wisley Rocky Wisley, Master CBP
Construction Faculty Chair
Owner and Operator
Serenity Hardscapes LLC


GENESIS Faculty Advisors

Greg Andrews Greg Andrews
Tile Faculty Advisor
National Tile and Stone Authority, Inc.

Paul John Boulifard Paul John Boulifard
Architecture Faculty Advisor
Architect + LEED AP
Nashville, TN

Shaun Goldberg Shaun Goldberg
Plaster Construction Faculty Advisor
Plaster Operations Manager
Burkett's Pool Plastering, Inc.

Feras Irikat Feras Irikat
Design Faculty Advisor
Director of Design & Marketing
Lunada Bay Tile

Ken Milbery Ken Milbery
Waterproofing & Tile Installation Faculty Advisor
Director of Technical Services
Lunada Bay Tile



Kirk Bianchi Kirk Bianchi
Owner / Designer
Bianchi Design

Travis Bozick, P.E. Travis Bozick, P.E.
Principal / Vice President
The Brannon Corporation

Tom Dankel Tom Dankel
Vice President
Aquamatic Cover Systems

Randy Dukes Randy Dukes
Technical Sales Director
CL Industries, Inc.


Steven Getzoff Steven Getzoff, Esq.
Senior Litigation Partner
Lester Schwab Katz & Dwyer LLP

Ken Gregory Ken Gregory
Compliance & Safety

Jason Hughes Jason Hughes
River Pools and Spas

Andy Kaner Andy Kaner, MLA
Aquatic Consultants, Inc.


John Kenyon, SWD Registered John Kenyon
Sales Manager and Design Consulting
Gib-San Pool & Landscape Creations

Chris Lightenberg Chris Lightenberg, CBP, CSP
Lightenberg Enterprises

Joël-Eric Mignault Joël-Eric Mignault, Master CBP
JEM Arte & Agua

Janet Lennox Moyer Janet Lennox Moyer
Jan Moyer Design, LLC


Joan Roca, SWD Master Joan Roca, Master CBP
Joan Roca Master Pool Designs


PHTA Strategic Partners

  • Fluidra
  • Hayward
  • LOU
  • Lyon Financial
  • MCC
  • Pentair
  • Raypak
  • WatkinsWellness