Hometown: Houston, TX

Certification Level: Master Scuba Diver Trainer

How long have you been diving?: Since I was 12

What inspired me to begin diving?: Meeting different scuba instructors and each of their unique stories of travels and wonderful interactions with all walks of life.  I decided to pursue this career when I was 20 and have not looked back since I became an instructor.

Favorite Local Dive Site: Spiegel Grove

What is your diving advice?: Let diving be the source of happiness, when you enter the water forget about any worries you have on land and allow yourself to relax.  Take the time to perceive life underwater and observe how everything coexists.