Meet Our Lakeside Team
We are a tight family here at Lakeside Inc. Come learn a little more about the team that makes all your pool and hot tub dreams possible. Each one of our team members bring a special somethings to the family and we hope they do for you!
Peter Murphy began his career with St. Lawrence Pools in the mid 70’s and has over 40 years of experience in the pool and landscape design, technical support, and customer service. As a Technical Advisor and Sale Representative for Foxx Pools, Peter traveled across Eastern Canada to instruct pool dealers on proper building techniques and elaborate pool systems. Peter also specializes in Automatic Pool Cover installations.
Crystal is a star employee. She is full-time with Lakeside and you will often hear her cheerful voice on the phone. She is a pro at water tests and can help you book any services or get any parts you may need! She helps wherever it is needed and we hope she will put a smile on your face. Thanks Crystal!
Gerry Huddleston joined us in April 2018 and he has been selling up a storm ever since. Gerry loves to deal with our great customers and the beautiful Canadian made Coast Spas. A Grandfather of two, Gerry has 20 plus years as a professional fundraiser. A former Special Assistant to a Cabinet Minister on Parliament Hill, Gerry ran three offices on the Hill and at Queen’s Park for Members of Parliament. A professional photographer and a former 10 year newspaper Editor and writer/photographer, Gerry loves Kingston, his family and Lakeside Pools, Swimspas and Spas.
Mallory joined our team back in May 2017 and has excelled in her role as the superstar office manager aka communications officer. She has a strong focus on customer service and greets every customer with a smile. Don’t let that smile fool you, she is often found bossing the boys around and keeping everyone in line. Thanks Mallory!
Chelsea is always a friendly face at the shop and has extensive knowledge of hot tubs and spa and pool chemicals! She is an amazing support for the rest of our staff. Chelsea has recently been getting into spa and pool sales and can help you find the perfect products that will suit your family!
Angus has been a crucial part of the Lakeside team since 2016. His pool knowledge and great workmanship with a positive attitude have made him a big part of our trusted team. Angus works wonders on liner installs and always remains professional. Thanks, Angus!
Joe is Peter Murphys nephew he always arrives with a smile on his face and is willing to take on any task. He helps with pool openings, closings and cleanings as well as lends a helping hand on our pool builds. Hard work and a fun attitude must work in the family.
Ryan is interested in learning about the pool business and applying his skills he has in maintenance and operation to the job. We are excited to see where Ryan can go. He is a team player and a reliable worker. He is versatile in that he helps our technical service team and also has taken on pool builds and running machinery.
Thomas Murphy is another nephew of Peters. He has been a great help in all areas of the business. He lends a hand around the shop and yard as well as learning the ins and outs of pools.
You are always greeted with a smile at Lakeside Pools & Spas! Come see Adela Marin on weekends for your water testing and chemical needs for your pool or hot tub! Lakeside is thrilled to have Adela as a key member of our small but mighty team.
Cameron is new to the team in 2020 and always comes in with a good attitude and gives the staff a good laugh. He is new to the technical service team and you can find him working on Coast Spas and servicing equipment.