Mauricio Hoyos, Ph.D.
Alex Antoniou, Ph.D.
Randall Arauz (CREMA)
Chris Kovac (webmaster)
Ali Miller - Denver Divers, Denver Colorado
Pat Purkhiser - Zoo Academy, Omaha Nebraska
Shane Taylor - A1 Scuba, Denver Colorado (Board President)
Randal Arauz - CREMA, San Jose, Costa Rica
Andy Reid - Jurassic Shark, United Kingdom
Dennis Santos - Elite Divers, New Jersey
The mission of Fins Attached is to conduct research, promote conservation and provide education for the protection of marine ecosystems. The health of any ecosystem is controlled largely by its apex predators. So, while our work aims to impact the marine ecosystem as a whole, much of our research is focused on the apex predators of the marine environment, which are sharks.
Our organization is comprised of scientists, companies, organizations, and people concerned with the health of the world’s oceans. The scientists that represent Fins Attached range in backgrounds from divers to Ph.D marine biologists.
As a result, we direct our efforts in the following categories: