Sue Nelson

Total Aquatic Programming LLC

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Total Aquatic Programming LLC


Sue and her husband built and operated Poolside Health and Wellness Center for over 30 + years. Raised 3 children while operating their family business. Their 2 sons and daughter in law worked with them when returning from college. They founded Water Way Therapy in 1995 and she worked alongside their physical therapists to develop the aquatic exercise continuum. She was the Aquatic Program Specialist for USA Swimming for 15 years then retiring in 2020 to start up Total Aquatic Programming LLC to continue their efforts in assisting individuals and groups to build aquatic facilities to functional and sustainable. They both founded the Build A Pool program that now has 3 different formats to meet the needs of individuals, cities, schools.

Sue loves to golf as much as she can. The beach is one of her favorite places and the golf course is her second favorite place to go.  She enjoys to relax at night by putting puzzles together on her phone. 

Her passion is to continue to help individuals find the power of water for health benefits along with how to respect the water for safety purposes.