Diving Credentials: SSI Instructor,  HSA – Handicapped Scuba Association Instructor; DAN Instructor – Diving Emergency Management Provider, CPR & First Aid, Emergency Oxygen, and Marine Life Injuries.

Real Job: Retired Naval Reserves, Benefit and Training Specialist.

Personal Passions: Live music, theater, traveling, fun people, higher learning, and spending time with my kids, grand kids and dogs.

Non-diving Activities:  Bicycling, pool league (the other pool), camping, a good movie, and playing my old vinyl.

Food: All I’m saying is you’ve never seen me crying and eating tacos at the same time.

Favorite dive spot:  Any place I sink beneath the surface.

From birth, man carries the weight of gravity on his shoulders. He is bolted to earth. But man has only to sink beneath the surface and he is free” ~ Jacques Yves Cousteau.