Welcome New Aquatic Staff
Welcome Jeanette Gant & Linnea Palmer
The Recreation & Parks Department are excited to welcome Jeanette Gant as Recreation Supervisor and Linnea Palmer as Recreation Coordinator to the Aquatics Department.
Jeanette spent her early years in El Segundo, growing up swimming and playing water polo at the Plunge. After graduation, she began her education in Recreation at San Diego State before moving to the California State University in East Bay to obtain her Masters in Recreation & Tourism Management. After graduation, Jeanette began her career in Aquatics at the City of Coronado before moving to the City of Carlsbad and overseeing their Aquatic Facilities for the past few years.
Linnea also grew up attending school in El Segundo and playing softball. She began her career in Recreation as a Lifeguard at the Plunge while in high school. Linnea would go on to be promoted to Recreation Specialist, overseeing Summer Camps, Cultural Arts, and played a vital role at events. She earned her degree in Recreation & Tourism Management from the California State University in Long Beach.
Both Jeanette and Linnea are active people, enjoying their time traveling, hiking and snorkeling. Drop by the Plunge and say hello one day!