Board of Advisors

The Ocean Foundation’s Board of Advisors provides informal advice and perspective on organizational activities and connects The Ocean Foundation to specific communities of interest.  The Board of Advisors reflects the international reach of The Ocean Foundation and represents multiple disciplines and areas of interest including marine sciences, law and policy, ecology, creative arts, education, tourism, recreation, maritime heritage, finance, business, investing, and philanthropy.

John

John Amos

President, SkyTruth, USA
Jason

Jason K. Babbie

Senior Director for Strategy and Operations, USA
David Balton

David A. Balton

Senior Fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center’s Polar Institute
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Nancy Baron

Director of Science Outreach, USA
Hooper

Hooper Brooks

Consultant, USA
Dominique

Dominique Callimanopulos

Founder and President, USA
David C

David Conover

Director, COMPASS LIGHT PRODUCTIONS
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Catharine Cooper

Conservationist Author and Photographer, USA
Tess

Tess Davis

Lawyer & Archaeologist, USA
James

James Delgado

Senior Vice President, USA

Asha de Vos, Ph.D.

Founder
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Sylvia Earle, Ph.D.

Founder, USA
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Kathleen Finlay

President, USA
Toni

Toni Frederick-Armstrong

Director & Manager, Caribbean
Lisa

Lisa Genasci

CEO, ADM Capital Foundation, Hong Kong
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J. Martin Goebel

Founder and Principal, Mexico
Nydia

Nydia Gutierrez

D.C. Regional Coordinator
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Marce Gutiérrez-Graudiņš

Founder/Director
Mara

Mara Haseltine

Artist, Environmentalist, Educator and Ocean Advocate, USA
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Hans Herrmann

Managing Director, Canada
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Asher Jay

Emerging Explorer, USA
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Nancy Knowlton

Sant Chair for Marine Science, USA
Stephane

Stéphane Latxague

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Sara Lowell

Marine Program Director, USA
Jane

Jane Lubchenco, Ph.D.

Professor and Advisor in Marine Studies, USA
Dan

Dan Martin

Climate & Philanthropy Advisor
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Laura Isabel Martínez Ríos del Río

Director, Mexico
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Hiromi Matsubara

Surfer and ocean activist, Australia
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Jerry McCormick-Ray

Conservation Author, USA
Angeles

Angeles Murgier

Environmental Attorney, Argentina
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Nyawira Muthiga

Conservation Scientist, Kenya
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Magnus Ngoile, Ph.D.

Team Leader, Tanzania
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John Ogden

Emeritus Professor of Integrative Biology, USA
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Dr. Daniel Pauly

Director & Professor, British Columbia
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Roger Payne, Ph.D.

President, USA
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Donald Perkins

President, USA
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Daniel Pingaro

Executive Director, USA
Craig

Craig Quirolo

Founder, Reef Relief (retired), USA
DeeVon

DeeVon Quirolo

Environmental Activist, USA
Agnieszka

Agnieszka Rawa

Managing Director, West Africa
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G. Carleton Ray

Conservation Author, USA
Monica

Monica Robinson Bours Muñoz

President, Mexico
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Alejandro Robles

President, Mexico
Abigail

Abigail Rome

Conservation and Ecotourism Specialist, USA
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Barton Seaver

Chef & Author, USA
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Nirmal Jivan Shah

Chief Executive Officer, Seychelles
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Jonathan Smith

Sr. Advisor for Sustainability & Strategic Communications, Qatar
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Maria Amália Souza

Founding Executive Director, Brazil
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Sergio d Mello e Souza

Founder and COO, Brazil
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Richard Steiner

Marine Conservation Biologist, USA
Kira

Kira Stillwell

Program Administrator, USA
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Michael Sutton, J.D.

Chair of the Board, USA
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Hilda Vandergriff

Artist, USA
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Robin Yeager, J.D.

Environmental Consultant and Attorney, USA