Christopher Manthey

Christopher Manthey


Aug 2010 - May 2014

Bachelor of Arts

Ashland University

Double Major in Political Science and Public Relations.

Work History

Work History
Jun 2007 - Aug 2014


City of Cuyahoga Falls Parks and Recreation

Responsible for ensuring the safety of facility patrons by preventing and 

responding to emergencies. 

Certifications include (All obtained through the American Redcross):


First Aid for the Professional Rescuer

CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer

Administering Emergency Oxygen

Lifeguard Instructor

Mar 2012 - Aug 2014

Aquatics Manager

City of Cuyahoga Falls

Responsibilities include those of a lifeguard, with the addition of supervisory and instructive roles, including the training of new lifeguards. As an Aquatics Manager, I oversee the summer facility which sees approximately 80,000 patrons from June to August, and manage a staff of 90+ Lifeguards.

Aug 2013 - Jan 2014

Public Relations Intern

Ashland University

As the Public Relations Intern I am responsible for:

Writing news releases for the University.

Communications with University students and faculty in regards to releases and events.

Assisting the director in coordinating and carrying out media interviews.

Checking and updating social media.

Assisting with any other tasks that the Director of PR may need.



Aquatics Management

Very proficient in supervising capabilities in an aquatic setting. Currently in use at the Water Works Family Aquatic Center in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. A facility which employs approximately 80 lifeguards and sees approximately 80,000 patrons during the summer operating season.


Advanced certifications in Lifeguarding, including certification as an instructor.

Public Relations

Proficient in social media, new releases, and other aspects of public relations.

Microsoft Office

Proficient skill in the Microsoft Office software. 

Mac Operating System

Proficient skill in the Apple developed operating systems. 

Public Speaking

Very familiar and comfortable speaking in front of large audiences. Very comfortable instructing. 

CPR / First Aid

Advanced certifications in both CPR and First Aid skills. Have been faced with the task of preforming practical applications in the professional world.

Leadership Experience

Phi Kappa Psi Chapter President

Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity Educator

Ashland University Interfraternity Council President

Ashland University Club Swim Team President

City of Cuyahoga Falls Competitive Lifeguarding Coach


As an undergraduate student at Ashland University, majoring in Political Science and Public Relations, I hope to find a career in communication or public relations. I have had many leadership and life experiences and hope to be able to use those in the future, for the benefit of others.