- MarineBio.org, Inc.Founder/Director, 1998 - present
David handles many of the day-to-day operations of MarineBio, working as the President, lead Web designer/developer and manager of the various editors, writers, developers, photographers and interns/volunteers involved with MarineBio. He also enjoys planning and leading expeditions and is the lead forum administrator at the Plankton Forums. David is also planning to work toward an MS/PhD in Geology and Marine Conservation Biology when he can find the time....
"Every creature occupying this terrain has earned a place at the great table of life, and each species is unique, with its own story to tell." - Jeff Corwin, Living on the Edge
An avid scuba diver since 1981 and underwater photographer/videographer, he dives frequently and is certified with PADI as an Advanced Open Water diver with additional experience/training in Enriched Air (Nitrox), Wrecks, Night Diving, Rescue and Deep Diving. To date, he has dove in Australia, Bonaire, Fiji, Galapagos, Honduras, Indonesia, Malaysia, Red Sea, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and of course, the USA (California, Florida, the Gulf of Mexico, and soon in Washington). See MarineBio Expeditions for more information.
- Texas A&M UniversityGeoscience/Marine Biology, 1993