Brad Squicciarini is an OG (original grom) who might just be the smartest cookie in the jar. More than just good looks and cut abs, Brad is a valedictorian at Wall High School. At SUMMERTIME, Brad uses his big brain and strong brawn at the same time, inspiring the next generation of Jersey Shore surfers and watermen not only to love the ocean but also to succeed in school. We’re lucky to have him around because he’s the kind of person that will be successful at whatever profession he chooses.
Q & A with Brad Squicciarini
Do you have a nickname? Skootchy
Where do you go to high school? Wall High School
What certifications do you have? CPR
Do you plan on attending college? Where? UCLA
Do you plan/have you studied abroad? Where? Possibly. If so, definitely in Spanish speaking country i.e. Peru, Chile, Costa Rica
How long have you been involved with Summertime Surf & Paddle Schools? 9 years
Why do you work with the SUMMERTIME crew? Because we are New Jersey’s PREMIER surf School. (And I Love seeing Poncho every morning)
Besides working here, what else do you do to pay your bills? Tutor in Math and Sciences
At what age did you start surfing?
8 years young
Where have you traveled to surf? Costa Rica, Hawaii, California, Florida
Other than surfing, do you have any talents? Being the better Skootchy
What’s the hardest part of your job? Clocking out
Do you coach or play any other sports? Play soccer