Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is a small but international group who shares a genuine concern for the oceans and are passionate about protecting them. Corporate headquarters are located in Coral Gables, Florida.

Our Team

SeaKeepers Asia

The Scientific Advisory Council

The Scientific Advisory Council (SAC) is a legacy committee that has provided the foundation for establishing the organization’s programming. The Council provides guidance as necessary on program related planning and strategies. Members are appointed by invitation only.

“SeaKeepers is a non-profit organization on whose mission is to inspire the leaders of the world to become a voice for the oceans by bridging gaps between good science and the business and yachting communities.” — SAC mission statement, adopted 2011.

Roni Avissar, Ph. D
Kevin Hardy
Fabien Cousteau
Mark Luther, Ph. D
Sylvia Earle, Ph.D
Dr. James Morris
Bill Read

SeaKeepers Internship Program


SeaKeepers provides a professional development program for college and graduate students. The internship experience provides entry-level positions, mentoring, and enriching job skills that engage participants in becoming highly valued professionals with marine conservation awareness.

Andrea Gamboa
Spring 2024
Grace Lawhorn
Winter 2023 - 2024
Maximillian Lotter
Spring 2023
Shan Li Gan
Winter 2022
Linda Geib
Summer 2021
Alejandra Pedreros
Summer 2021
Sarah Van Roekel
Spring 2021
Kellen Sanchez
Spring 2019
Eduin Turcios
Summer 2018
Tayhara Garcia
Spring 2017
Victoria Bianci
Fall 2016
Léna Picard
Fall 2016
Tessa Gonzalez
Summer 2016
Annie Peterson
Summer 2015

Our organization relies on the generosity of people just like you to help ensure future generations can enjoy our oceans.

Join or donate today and take your place among the SeaKeepers