Pacific Pools Team

Since 1999, Pacific Pools Inc. has provided superior customer service, attention to detail and proactive care to exceed the expectations of a discerning clientele.  As a team, we are responsive to customer needs and provide unmatched knowledge and expertise in the application of modern technology, alternative water treatment and traditional water chemistry.

Construction Team


Service Team


Each of our technicians are long term employees who have been individually selected for their strengths. They live locally, are raising their own families, in and around Santa Barbara, are proud of what they do and what we do collectively as a company.

They view the properties they work on, as their own projects that require active management and overseeing. Each team member values the relationships they share with their clients, knowing that they're a part of each customer’s life. That brings in a willingness to be accommodating, helpful and friendly.  


Pacific Pools Management


Clay Hunt, President & Owner
Along with overseeing general operations, Clay takes a keen interest in how to best care for our clients’ needs. Clay brings more than 20 years of experience in the pool industry but it’s his love for people and his respect for client and team relationships, is what has had the greatest effect on the business and company culture.


J.R. Willis, Service Manager
J.R. has worked in the pool industry for 15 years, 10 of which has been with Pacific Pools. Along with overseeing the service team, he is responsible for route management, job costing, installation and repair, and electrical/automation integration. J.R. leads by example in providing a high level of quality work, and respect for our clients and their homes.


Jeremy Martinez , Director of Operations
Jeremy is a national award winning designer and has been directly involved in more than 2000 pool built in Southern California. Along with managing the construction team, Jeremy specializes in 2D and 3D design, estimating, planning, consulting, processing permits, and team and contractor coordination.


Ernesto Nungaray, Project Supervisor
Ernesto specializes in pool and spa layout, plumbing, construction, remodel, excavation and equipment operations, along with assisting Jeremey with project planning and execution. Ernesto has worked in the industry for more than 20 years, on more than 500 pool constructions, right here in Santa Barbara.