Education

University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI                                         Dec 2015
          Bachelors of Science in Geology and Geological Oceanography
          Minors: Marine Biology and Underwater Archaeology
                    Extra Curricular Activities: Snowboarding and Ski Club President '11-'14, 
                                    Surf Club Travel Chair '11-'13, Scuba Club Divemaster '12-'15, 
                                    Student Veterans Member '10-'15, Geology Club Member '10-'15

New Fairfield High School, New Fairfield, CT                                   June 2006
          Diploma with Highest Distinction
                    Extra Curricular Activities: Soccer, Basketball, Softball, Cross Country,
                      Latin Club, FBLA, UCONN High School Co-op  (Classical Latin Studies)

Study Abroad

University of Texas at Austin, Antarctica and the Scotia Arc                  Winter 2013
          Jackson School of Geosciences & Geological Society of America's Travels in Geology
        
SEA Semester, Global Oceans Program,  New Zealand                         Fall 2014
        
Littoral, pelagic, and benches geological oceanographic research 

Continued Education

University of Geneva, Porto Cheli, Greece                                             August 2016
          Submerged Prehistoric Landscapes

University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil                                            December 2016
          hGISs Seafloor exploration and geological sampling equipment 

University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany                                             March 2017
          ECORD Virtual Drilling Experience, IODP Core Repository

Professional Experience

Freedom Boat Club, Greater Boston and Cape Cod                                          Apr 2018- pres
        
Training Captain, Charter Captain
Sedna Epic Expedition, Northwest Passage, Canada                                     Mar 2018- pres
        Ocean Scientist, Educator, and Explorer

Breezy Seas
, Southern New England                                                                 May '12- pres
        Owner, Mariner, Educator, Scientist, Explorer

MATE Internship Program
, Alaskan High Arctic                                             Oct-Dec 2018
          STARC (SOI & OSU) Tech watch stander, WHOI science support aboard USCGC Healy

Project Oceanology, Groton, CT                                                                       Feb- May 2018
        OUPV, 1st Mate, Marine Science Educator

University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, Marshall Islands     Mar- Apr 2016
        Mapping Watchstander, Explorer-in-Training program aboard R/V Okeanos Explorer

Integrated Statistics, Falmouth, MA                                                               Dec '15- Mar '16  
          NEFOP Journeyman Editor

Fathom Research LLC, New Bedford, MA                                                         Sep '15- Mar '16
          NOAA ASM, Marine Biologist, Scuba Diver
Scuba Made Easy, Jamestown, RI                                                                    Sep '11- Oct '15
        Scuba Instructor, Dive Master aboard Salty Dog

Marine Technology Society, Washington, DC                                                Feb '14- Sep '15
          Council Student Representative

Fish 'n Tales, Newport, RI                                                                                  May- Sep '15
          1st Mate and Marine Science Educator

University of Rhode Island
, Kingston, RI 
          Divemaster and Scientific Diver                                                                Sep '12- May '13
          Geosciences Dept. Geophysics E-Resources researcher                             Sep '12- Dec '12

United States Coast Guard, Alaska, California, Maine                                  Sep '06- Sep '10
          Petty Officer 3rd Class

Candlewood Lake Authority, Sherman, CT                                                    Sep '03- Jun '06
         Student Researcher, Project CLEAR 

Work Experience

S&S Subsea Marine Service Group, Inc., Fort Myers, Fl                              Apr '18- pres
          Relief Captain

Ensor, Mattapoisett, MA                                                                                     Oct '17- pres
        Licensed Captain, Stewart and Provisions, 55' Baltic S/V

Yawgoo Valley Ski Area
, Exeter, RI                                                                 Nov '10- pres
          Hill Captain, Snowboarding Instructor, Instructor Trainer
Ballard's Marina, Block Island, RI                                                                    May '10- pres
          Dockmaster, Marina Concierge Representative
Old Harbor Bike Shop,  Block Island, RI                                                          Jun '05- pres
          Senior Dynamic Functionality Manager

Expedition Unknown, Block Island, RI                                                            October 2016
          Production Assistant: The Search for Captain Kids Treasure

J. Cairo Enterprise
, Block Island, RI                                                                 May '14- Nov '17
          Secretary