Michael R.

Hometown: Sacramento, CA Certification Level: Divemaster How long have you been diving?: 1 year What inspired you to begin diving?  Too fat to be an astronaut. Little Mermaid. Also, it is the next natural step upon completing my Snorkel Master Cert. Favorite Local Dive Site: Molasses Reef, The Duane What is your diving advice?: Listen…

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Hadriam, General Manager

Hometown: Miami, Florida Certification Level: Rescue (Soon to be DM) How long have you been diving? In 1990, at the ripe old age of 16, I got Open Water certified and I got hooked. What inspired you to begin diving? My Father’s love of the Ocean inspired me to want to Scuba Dive. As a…

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Capt. Tom

Hometown: Indialantic, FL Certification Level: DM How long have you been diving?  16 years What inspired you to begin diving?  Love of the ocean and spearfishing. Favorite local dive site: Spiegel Grove What is your diving advice? Hydrate!

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Rachel S, Instructor

Hometown: Sandwich, Illinois Certification Level: MSDT Instructor How long have you been diving? 10 Years What inspired you to begin diving? The Scientific Diving Program at Texas A&M. It inspired me to learn more about the ecosystems, and explore ways to preserve our oceans. Favorite Local Dive Site: Molasses Reef – Fire Coral Caves What…

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Capt. Tuck

Hometown: Hamilton, Massachusetts / Ketchum, Idaho Certification Level: Instructor How long have you been diving? 27 years What inspired you to begin diving?  Easy college credit. Favorite local dive site: Conch Wall What is your diving advice?  Avoid snotsicles on the boat… learn to blow your nose underwater.

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Lew B, Instructor

Hometown:  Ft. Lauderdale, FL Certification Level: PADI Master Instructor How long have you been diving?  51 years What inspired you to begin diving?  Sea Hunt, Jacques Cousteau Favorite local dive site:  Permit Ledge on Molasses Reef What is your diving advice?  “Passively observe and leave only bubbles.”

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Andrea S

Hometown: Sacramento, California Certification Level: Divemaster How long have you been diving? 1 year What inspired you to begin diving? The movie Splash, and going to the tide pools at Marin Headlands, and camping at Bodega Bay. Favorite Local Dive Site: Molasses Reef What is your diving advice? As a new diver, my advice is…

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Alisia C, Instructor

Hometown: Military Brat – Heart Home Now: Key Largo, FL Certification Level: OWSI How long have you been diving? 3 years What inspired you to begin diving?  Dad was a Navy dive instructor. I finally tried it myself in the deep end of the pool at the age of 17 and fell in love. Favorite…

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