Coral Reef Restoration

Dr. David Vaughan

Dr. David Vaughan

Executive Director TRL

Dave Vaughan is Executive Director of the Mote Tropical Research Laboratory in Summerland Key, Florida. He is also the manager of the Coral Restoration program and manages the Protect Our Reef Grants program. Dr. Vaughan directed research and education programs previously at Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution and the Oceanic Institute.







BS Biology, Graceland University MS Biology, Fairleigh Dickinson University PhD. Botany and Plant Physiology, Rutgers University