Karyme swam competitively from ages seven to eighteen, and is a certified lifeguard. She swam for a club team at the Boys and Girls club of Clifton, and also competed for her highschool swim team at Passaic County Technical Institute. She has also taught swim lessons and lifeguarded for over two years. Karyme attends Montclair State University where she majors in Exercise Science. She wants to become a pediatric occupational therapist. Karyme is patient and enjoys working with children. She says she "wants kids to learn how to swim whether it's the basics or competitively, all while doing so safely, having fun and feeling comfortable in the water." Karyme teaches all levels, including competitive racing
Karyme specializes in teaching children ages 4-18 at all levels. Karyme teaches at some LifeCycle rented pools and also makes house calls.