Meet the Team

Chuck Connell - Owner, Supervisor

As owner of Pacific Pools and Patios, Chuck maintains a strong presence in the business. He takes a personal interest in every backyard swimming pool we build, giving homeowners one-on-one attention during the design process and personally overseeing each phase of the pool build. Chuck’s attention to detail and extensive construction background ensures that each of our custom swimming pools is completed to the highest standards.


Gary Soper – Sales Manager

Gary has been with us since 2003, working with customers in the sales and design process. He is often the first point of contact for new customers, meeting them in their home to view the site and discuss the client’s needs and vision. Gary drafts each custom swimming pool design using state of the art software with 3D renderings to give the homeowner a full sense of how the pool will fit into their overall landscape. He enjoys helping families create a beautiful pool that reflects their personal style and offers years of fun and relaxation.


Alona Foley – Office Manager

Office Manager Alona Foley is a new member of the Pacific Pools and Patios team. Through daily communications with homeowners and careful coordination of schedules, she makes sure that projects progress as planned with no surprises. Customers appreciate Alona’s thoughtful approach to service as well as her ability to remove unnecessary stress from the process by always keeping them informed of the next step.

  • Latest News

    We Are Moving On February, 20th, 2015!
    We are proud to announce the opening of our new Design Center/Showroom location at 17024 Van Buren Blvd., Suite C, Riverside, CA 92504 in the Woodcrest Plaza! To help accomplish our mission of being your helpful and knowledgeable local swimming pool superstore, we have created this robust blog to help educate and inspire you year round.