Hometown: Chicago, IL
Education: Honorary Ph.D, University of Chicago
Occupation: Marine archaeologist, field paleontologist, professional diver
Expeditions: Diving – Dominican Republic, Bahamas, Cuba, Honduras, Egypt, Peru, and Philippines. Paleontology – Morocco, Peru, Western U.S., Mexico, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Chile, and Canada.
Favorite Place to Be: Diving on a great shipwreck or on the sunken city of Herakleion, Egypt
Best Discoveries: The best shipwreck of my life was the “San Diego,” a Spanish shipwreck. The best land site is Heracleopolis, sunken city of Hercules. And, discovering Tyrannosaurus Sue!
Favorite Items in the Field: My dog
Personal Hero: Gandhi
Hobbies: Books, being an amateur veterinarian
Book: Sue Hendrickson (Chelsea House, 2004)
Advice: Be curious and persistent. Know that you have no limits and follow your passions.