Pools of Fun Team
From our executives to our service technicians, we each utilize our unique experience and training to create and maintain top quality pools and a superior customer experience.
Tim Colón, President
Pools of Fun was founded by Tim’s parents, so it’s safe to say that Tim grew up in the pool business. He first started working for the company when he was 14, helping with various aspects of the family business until leaving to study and graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management and Architecture at Purdue University. With over 20 years’ experience in the industry, Tim now manages all facets of the company and serves on the board of directors. He and his wife are proud to be raising their four children in Brownsburg, IN, Tim’s native town.
Mike Grant, Senior Design Consultant and Project Manager
A true industry veteran, Mike has been with Pools of Fun for 25 years. He specializes in residential and commercial custom pool design, and also handles renovations and reconstructions. As project manager, he oversees the construction process while keeping the customer apprised of every step from concept to completion. Mike is a proud Vietnam veteran. He and his wife have been blessed with four children and six grandchildren.
Kyle Denny, Project Designer
Kyle Denny is the Project Designer at Pools of Fun. You will often find him in the Pools of Fun design center where he passionately works to create designs for future pool owners. Mr. Denny received his Bachelors of Science from Purdue University with a concentration in computer graphics. He recently completed his first year at Pools of Fun and looks to continue to provide clients with stunning visuals to facilitate in their quest for pool ownership. He enjoys collaborating with clients to ensure that each project meets their visual and practical needs.
Dan Hignight, Senior Project Manager
Dan is an Indiana native and has been with Pools of Fun for five years. As senior project manager and certified IOSHA trainer, he utilizes his extensive experience to make every project a success. With 17 years in the construction industry and more than 10 years of project management under his belt, Dan offers every Pools of Fun customer the skills and expertise they deserve. He is married with two daughters, and proudly served in the United States Army.
Chad Peters, Project Manager
Chad has been in the construction industry managing projects for over 20 years, and he was a Pools of Fun customer before coming aboard as a project manager years ago. Chad is a great addition to our team and has been a wealth of knowledge with construction management experience.
Shane O’Brien, Project Manager
Shane has been a Project Manager for 3 years and has brought customer service skills from his previous experience with him to Pools of Fun. Shane manages all aspects of project management and has a very high customer satisfaction rating.
Tyler Hermon, Senior Sales/Design Consultant
Tyler was born and raised in Brownsburg Indiana and has been selling and designing swimming pools for over half a decade for Pools of Fun. In 2013 Tyler earned the elite status of “Presidents Club” on our sales team. Tyler is committed to customer service and making sure his customers have all the necessary information they need to make an informed buying decision. Tyler and his wife Katie make their home in Zionsville, Indiana and recently welcomed their first born child into their lives.
Dylan Furlong, ASLA/Design Consultant
Dylan is the latest member to join the Pools of Fun team, and brings along with him nearly a half of a decade of custom pool design experience. As a graduate of the Landscape Architecture program from Purdue University, he has an emphasis on design and views your swimming pool as the most integral part in every project. He understands the importance of outdoor living, and aims to create a meaningful space that also serve a purpose. His mission in every project is to find the most appropriate and sound solution in order to meet the clients needs, while exceeding their expectations.
Kyle Gilliatt, Sales Manager for Vinyl Liners and Auto Covers
Kyle has been a great fit for the Pools of Fun family with his enthusiasm and work ethic. He enjoys working with customers to make their pools safe and values the role he plays in accident prevention. He is an alumni of Anderson University and Indiana University.
Customer Care Team
Know who’s in your backyard!
Bryan Critser, Director of Customer Care
This is Bryan’s second season with Pools of Fun. Bryan was a great addition to the team last year coming to us with a Bachelors Degree from Purdue University, 15 years of customer care, service and retail experience. During the season you will see Bryan in the field installing liners, Opening/Closing Pools and in the retail stores helping our customers carry heavy chemicals to the car. Don’t be surprised if Bryan is in your back yard this summer ensuring our team is providing the experience you deserve. You may not even know he is there.
Darrell Cline, Brownsburg Customer Care Center Manager
Darrell has been with Pools of Fun for six years, but started out as a long-term customer. He appreciates the role he plays in the pool owner experience and enjoys helping customers take control of their pools. As an alumni of Biolab, Inc. Chem College, he is a chemical expert. Customers rely on his knowledge and assistance to navigate the intimidating process of chemical treatment.
Linda Kurbursky, Noblesville & Fishers Customer Care Center Manager
Linda has been sharing her expertise with Pools of Fun customers for 16 years, and is glad to call many of her clientele friends. With an MS from Indiana University and ongoing education at BioLab, Inc. Chem College, this woman knows her chemicals. Linda is a long time pool owner and retired IPS teacher.
Mike Crabtree, Greenwood & Plainfield Customer Care Center Manager
When he is not helping customers with water testing questions, Manager Mike Crabtree can probably be found in the grill section of his Greenwood Pools of Fun location. Although this management veteran of 7 swimming seasons is a pool owner himself, he admits he has the most fun in the store demonstrating and explaining the grills and smokers all the Pools of Fun stores stock and sell. In addition to having “Skills with Grills”, Mike also has a great in-store team dedicated to strong customer service. Whether solving routine water issues, helping find a needed pump part or handling some repair or service questions, Mike is pledged to getting problems solved effectively and quickly.
Mike Carter CST, Lead Technician
During his 12 years with Pools of Fun, Mike has worked in both the construction and service arenas. His varied experience has helped to make him one of our most skilled technicians. He is an APSP Certified Technician.
Tyler Mallot CST, Lead Technician
Tyler has been a valued member of the Pools of Fun family for five years. As a pool owner and former installer, he excels in his role as Lead Service Technician. He is a Certified Automatic Cover Specialist and APSP Certified Service Technician.
Daniel Brodrick, Lead Technician
This is Daniels Second Season with Pools of Fun. Daniel started last season as a help and did such an amazing job he became a lead technician by the end of last season. Several customers have already called in letting us know how professional and customer service orientate Daniel is. When you meet Daniel in your back yard you will see right away what our customers are telling us. Daniel has been a great addition to our Service team!
Nathan May, Lead Liner Technician
Nathan’s experience and attention to detail is unmatched in the Midwest, as he has lead teams that have installed over 750 liners! Nathan is a valued member of our team and has perfected his skills over the years. Nathan will be in your back yard soon to help replace your liner and will make sure that it looks as good as or better than it did the very first day your pool was opened! He is able to assist home owners with any questions while on site, and possesses the knowledge and leadership required to lead teams and be efficient and effective with your liner project. Nathan has been with us for over 6 years.
Austin “Red” Bridges, Liner Technician
Austin has been part of the service team for three years. Austin has done an outstanding job in our re-liner division and has installed hundreds of liners over the past three years. When Red arrives in your backyard to install a new liner you know the job will be done right!
Victor Macias, Technician
Victor has been with the Pools of Fun team for over a year. He has many years experience in construction and repair and has excelled in his role. Victor has proven his dedication to customer service and his great attitude has allowed him to succeed and accept new challenges throughout his career. He has been a great asset to the service team.
Rodger Dass, Technician
This is Rodger’s second year with Pools of fun. Roger started last season has a helper and did very well. Roger comes to us with a plumbing and electrical back ground and will be part of our drain and fill team this year.