Ali Greiner is the Director of Staffing Operations for Pool Professionals of the Triangle.
Ali has been with Pool Professionals since 2009, and has worked in the general aquatics field since 2004. Before she came to Pool Professionals, she managed a swim and tennis club in Cary for three and a half years.
Ali oversees the basic operations of Pool Professionals’ aquatic facilities. She is also in charge of all the hiring for seasonal staff, which includes overseeing and training managers, lifeguards and pool attendants throughout the season, as well as coordinating orientations, meetings and in-service trainings.
Ali's certifications include:
American Red Cross Lifeguard, CPR, AED and First Aid Instructor
Wake County Certified Pool Operator (CPO)
Certified Pool Operator (CPO) by the NSPF (National Swimming Pool Foundation)
American Red Cross Lifeguard Certified
American Red Cross First Aid, CPR and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Certification
Ali grew up in Kingston, New York and moved to Raleigh, NC in 1985. She graduated from Wingate University with a degree in science and a course concentration in Recreation Administration. She played Division II basketball for three years at Wingate and is an avid Duke fan!
Lindze Van Orsouw
Lindze Van Orsouw is one of the Regional Aquatic Supervisors for Pool Professionals of the Triangle.
Lindze has been with Pool Professionals since 2005. She recruits, interviews and hires lifeguards year round while also supervising over 20 pools during the summer. At those facilities, Lindze oversees all of the day to day staff operations.
Lindze Van Orsouw’s certifications include:
Wake County CPO
American Red Cross Lifeguarding
CPR & First Aid Certified
Growing up in Durham, NC, Lindze got her BS in Business Administration with a Concentration in Human Resources from N.C. State University. She is currently living with her longtime boyfriend, Justin. 3 furry & 1 reptilian children: Peyton the black lab, Oliver and Kitty the rabbits and a Turtle named Yoshi. In her free time Lindze enjoys managing a hand-painted monogrammed letter Etsy business, playing with any and all animals and exploring the Triangle restaurant scene with friends.
Steve McCune is the Aquatics Director for Pool Professionals of the Triangle. Steve has been working for our Raleigh pool company since 2015, and has been employed in the aquatics industry for 15 years.
Steve grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and obtained a B.A. in Communications from the University of Pittsburgh before going on and getting his M.S. in Sport Studies and Aquatic Administration from the University of Pennsylvania. Steve is an accomplished peer-reviewed author, and published a study of lifeguard risk management practices in the International Journal of Aquatic Research and Education.
As the Aquatics Director, Steve oversees the staff, safety training and educational divisions.
Steve’s certifications include:
In his free time, Steve enjoys spending time with his dog, Ellie, riding his motorcycle, hiking, cooking, snowboarding, fishing and traveling. He is also an avid World War II history buff.
Contact Ali for all swimming pool safety training and staffing needs in Raleigh, Durham, Cary, Chapel Hill, Wake Forest, Garner, Apex and other surrounding NC areas. Our Triangle team is available online or by calling 919-787-7878.