am a marine scientist, photographer and freediver.

research wild dolphins.

studied Biology, Cognitive Science and Marine Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

have travelled to 15 countries (and counting).

freedive over 100 feet (and counting).

worked as a mountain guide in Alaska.

create content for Outdoor Project and UNC Research and Pura Vida Divers.

somehow won round-the-world airfare for a photography competition I entered in high school.

love the ocean so much it's stupid.  And mountains, those too.

am just a kid following my heart— unabashedly, and relentlessly.  It's worked so far, it's going to keep working, it can work for you too.  Do what you want!  Don't wait!  You can do anything.

Links and Articles:

Outdoor Project Contributor Profile  

A Day in the Life of a Dolphin Researcher

For the Love of Dolphins 

First Flight grad's pix won 25,000 miles in O'Neill contest

Changing Seas - "Breaking the Code"

Dolphins and Drones: Studying Behavior from Above