About Us

Growing up around water Mike Light, a Southern California Native, took his love of water and made it his passion – Building Custom Swimming Pools. With over 20 years’ experience, First Class Pools and Spas takes pride in all that they create and it shows.

From the initial client meeting, Mike makes it his priority to listen to what his client’s vision is. He brings that life via a Custom 3D drawing, First Class Pools and Spas has created some of the most exquisite backyard paradises.

FCPS works closely with the top Landscape Architects in North Texas and the outcome is spectacular. Together they have created some of the most breathtaking backyard ambiences.

First Class Pools takes pride in all we build. We will not substitute quality for quantity. Each pool is made with the most durable materials.  We build a pool that will last.



After working in the Pool Industry for many years, Mike’s dream of becoming a custom pool builder came true in 2002 and he has not looked back.

Mike has the ability to take a homeowner’s vision and turn it into something spectacular. His creativity and ability to connect with his clients has rewarded FCPS with very satisfied customers who not only refer family and friends, but also come back as repeat customers.

When he isn’t building pools, Mike spends time with his wife Ruby and their 4 boys. He enjoys traveling and deep sea fishing.

He can often be seen at his sons Football and Wrestling events.

Office Support Manager

Born and raised in the DFW area Jennifer has dabbled in Marketing, Finance and Sales where she has been exposed to a variety of people, products and mission statements.

Having worked alongside Ruby, in Corporate America many years ago, she knew this would be a great company to work for. Jennifer assists Ruby in several areas including: Marketing and Sales Operations. Jennifer is always looking at the big picture – excited to see what projects we acquire and what visions we are able to turn into a reality for our customers.

In her free time she enjoys spending every moment possible with her children they have kept her on her toes and youthful at heart. Olivia and Gabriel.

Vice President

HR/Bookkeeping/Advertising, and much more Ruby wears many hats, using her many years of operational experience to help Mike run FCPS.

In her spare time she loves to Travel with Mike and their boys. (usually somewhere with water)

In the fall you can always find them supporting their boys’ sports, avid football fans you might just spot them as they are known to make their way to Pittsburgh to cheer on their Steelers

Field Supervisor

Ryan (also a Southern California Native), brings over (15) years construction experience.

Ryan also has a love of water and takes pride in all we build. Ryan is known to put 110% into our customer projects and you can always count on him having a smile on his face, he is known for going above and beyond to make sure our customers are happy.

Ryan is married and the proud dad of (3) Aiden, Bella, and Jade.  In his spare time he enjoys watching Sports , spending time with his family and playing with his dogs..


A++ Rating with BBB (Better Business Bureau)
APSP Member (Association of Pool & Spa Professionals)
APSP Award Winning Custom Pool Builder