Erin's degree is in Hotel/Resort Management from Florida Southern College, and her background has been in restaurants, country clubs, golf courses, hotels, and private condominiums. Most recently, she was Team Lead in Financial Aid at Full Sail University for 8 years.
Being born and raised in central Florida, she has always had a passion for sea life and ocean conservation. Erin is an avid scuba diver and has her rescue diver certification. She is the Executive Coordinator for Southwest Florida Women's Dive Club and also volunteers at local animal shelters. Prior to being hired, Erin was a volunteer in the Marine Mammal Center.
B.S. in Hotel/Resort Management from Florida Southern College in Lakeland, Florida
We are tremendously thankful that Mote Aquarium will be able to reopen to the public on Saturday, October 1, during normal operating hours (9:30 AM - 5:00 PM), following our closure for preparation and response to Hurricane Ian. Unfortunately, our Sharktoberfest event, which was scheduled for October 1, will be postponed. If you have purchased a ticket, please check your email for more information. Our thoughts and best wishes are with our friends, family, partners and all of those who are continuing to manage recovery efforts. Any additional updates about reopening will be provided via social media: @MoteMarineLab on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter.