Scott Wheeler, Owner
Scott started his career as an astronaut who took 4 trips on the shuttle and was instrumental in the building of the International Space Station. After an early retirement, Scott began his career as a body builder and eventually won Mr. Universe. Tiring of that, Scott decided to swim across the Pacific Ocean which took him just 14 days! He then moved on to Pools Plus where he works tirelessly to clear up cloudy pools and to kill off really tough strains of algae.
Bryan Larocque, Operations Manager
As he walked with dust in his eyes down the long highway that is Route 66, he was confronted with a choice: Should he continue living as a drifter or pursue his calling as a glorified pool boy. Luckily for West Michigan, he chose the latter.
Marcus Moncrief, Service Manager
Marcus was trained from the age of 6 by MI6 in England. He specialized in chemicals and their handling. After a few years of hiatus, he decided to settle down for a quiet life with a job where he could still put his skills to use.
Rich Bout, Service Technician
Known as "Mr. Wonderful", Rich spent most of his early career in the Playboy Mansion as a caretaker. He then served as a personal driver and body guard for Tommy Lee and Pam Anderson. He is now "living the life" as a Pool Guy. He is installing new pool liners and delivering hot tubs for Pools Plus.
Jessica Wheeler, Inside Sales
Jessica was born a baby genius and an idiot-savant. She could read at the age of 6 weeks and was driving cars by the age of 2! After graduating from Yale at the age of 7, she decided to get another degree from Harvard! She recently published her 3rd novel, a self-help book and is considering a run for President. While she decides, she tests water and battles cloudy water here at Pools Plus!
Trevor Hill, Purchasing
This former sea-floor explorer has seen some of the most treacherous waters on Earth. After a traumatizing discovery on his most recent excursion, which he never wishes to speak of, he decided to live a more simple life. No matter how green the water may be, he is determined to solve the mystery and rid your pool of what looms beneath the surface.
Alec Daniels, Jenison Store Manager
At age 16, Alec created a new chemical that altered the human body to allow them to breathe in Outer Space. He pursued this and created a colony on the moon. This was short lived due to an alien invasion where everyone had to flee back home. He now uses his intelligence as an employee at Pools Plus.
Bri Hebert, Sales Associate
As a young child Brianna embarked on a career of dancing water aerobics. One day at the olympics she was striving for the gold medal, when she slipped on algae at the bottom of the pool, causing her wonderful performance to be ruined. She was determined that her ultimate goal was to work for Pools Plus to rectify that problem so that no one would ever have algae in there pool. She happily returned to the olympics and won her gold medal after being employed by Pools Plus.
Jayden Heyer, Associate
Jayden Heyer, protege born at a whopping 6 lbs 9 oz, was brimming with thoughtfulness the moment he entered the world. Many knew at a young age he would be a master debater in any situation that arose. The true secret behind Jayden's wisdom lies within the man bun, but he's willing to share his knowledge of pool chemicals with all of West Michigan.
Jerome Page, Holland Store Manager
You will likely recognize Jerome from ESPN8 (The Ocho). A 12-time consecutive World Champion in Double AND Triple Blindfolded Backflips, he sustained a career-ending injury and now splits his time between his two passions: Pools Plus and coaching local Blindfolded Backflip teams. Stop in for his autograph, and all of your pool supply needs!
Daniel Garvin, Plainfield Store Manager
In 1997, a meteorite crashed into Luton Park, Rockford. We found Daniel inside, holding a bottle of test strips and knew from that moment forward that he was sent here to sell pool supplies!
Shannon Vaughn, Associate
Shannon started at age three reading 800 page books to satisfy her thirst for knowledge and stories. At the age of ten, Shannon had read her way through multiple libraries filled with books. With her nose stuck in another book, Shannon found herself stumbling into Pools Plus. In under two hours, Shannon had read through every manual in the store. Since then she has joined Pools Plus to help people achieve ultimate water clarity, as well as developing a list of the the top 17 spa scents.
Brian Stalter, Sales Manager
After a long career with the Detroit Tigers, Brian retired as the only left handed short stop in league and hall of fame history. His years of carrying the Tigers left him with a sore back, so he turned to hot tub and swim therapy. Brian started coming down to Pools Plus every day in his Speedo to test various hot tubs and swim laps in their pools. The employees started to complain so Brian bartered with the owner of Pools Plus to hire him and in turn, Brian started to wear more appropriate swim wear. Now, a successful pool and hot tub expert, Brian still secretly wears his Speedo under his clothes everyday.
Jarod Wolters, Associate
One day, late in the fall right before opening the store, we found a baby lying next to the front entrance. Wrapped in blanket, his face blue from the cold, he was taken inside, where the crew named him Jarod. They raised him over the next 16 years in the back supply closet. When he finally spoke his first word "Pool", we knew he was destined to work here some day!
Morgan Loper, Sales Associate
She started her journey through life in Japan with sumo wrestling training. On her journey to become the worlds first female champion until she was training on the beach of Miyakojima when she discovered her true calling as a water enthusiast. Now you know the rest of the story, hence her desire to work with the Pools Plus family!
Presley Gilcrest, Sales Associate
Presley was at Ocean Isle Beach in North Carolina enjoying her summer and suddenly a big 12 foot shark grabbed her leg. She needed a safe haven so she moved to Michigan. She came upon pools plus, and with the clear water produced she has no fear because she can see the nail polish on her toes. Her purpose was to be employed by this great company, so that everyone's water could be this crystal clear!
Bryce Akins, Supervisor
Immediately after birth, Bryce was sent to China to master the art of egg roll making. After completing his training, he took his talents to France to dabble with crepes. Finally, after creating world renowned French-Asian fusion dishes, Bryce found his true calling – keeping pools and hot tubs of West Michigan clear and clean.
Harold Horning, Service Technician
Founder of "Hairless Club for Men", he is not only the CEO, but also a client. He started out as a venture capitalist and was the driving force behind Bill Gates. When he tired of making "hands over fists" money, he turned his sights on more modest ventures which brings him to Pools Plus. Motto: Keep them hot, wet and smiling!
Chris Dunn, 29th Store Manager
As an orphan child, Chris was sent on a rocket ship from the far distant doomed planet of Pooltopia. His ship crash landed in Ohio, and it wasn't until the age of 18 that it was discovered he had the superpower of creating crystal clear water. Now he uses his powers fighting for good at Pools Plus.