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Dive Staff

  • Pam Auxier

    Rating and Number: Master Instructor #41262 Role at Exotic:owner, el jefe, chief dive enthusiast, and gear handler Years Diving: 27 Years Working with Exotic: All 22 Number of Lifetime Dives: 6050+ Favorite Local Dive Site: Can't choose one, but top four are Shangri-La, Blake Island, Waterman's Wall, and China Wall Favorite Exotic Place to Dive: Galapagos What Got You Interested in Diving: A family friend that took me "diving" on a double hose regulator in a 4 ft pool swimming pool and of course Mike Nelson of Sea Hunt What is Your Favorite Part About Diving: Peaceful environment and all the critters Favorite Critter: A Giant Pacific Octopus of course
  • Steve Hannuksela

    Rating and Number: Divemaster #257961 Role at Exotic: Divemaster and Discover Scuba Diving Leader Years Diving: 41 Years Working with Exotic: 2 Number of Lifetime Dives: 1000 Favorite Local Dive Site: China Wall and Blake Island Favorite Exotic Place to Dive: Port Hardy What Got You Interested in Diving: The adventure and excitement What is Your Favorite Part About Diving: Photography and learning the names of the critters Favorite Critter: Mosshead warbonett
  • Ryan (NMI) Amberfield

    Rating and Number: Master Scuba Diver Trainer #187140 Role at Exotic: Instructor and remover of things from high shelves. Years Diving: 12.5 Years Working with Exotic: 8.5 Number of Lifetime Dives: +/- 1200 Favorite Local Dive Site: Rockaway Favorite Exotic Place to Dive: Palau or Indonesia What Got You Interested in Diving: Watching "Sea Hunt" as a child. What is Your Favorite Part About Diving: Being weightless underwater in an environment that we were never really intended to be alive in.  Makes me feel like I'm getting away with something very cool. Favorite Critter: Decorator Crab