As the Assistant Vice President of Mote Aquarium, Evan oversees all aspects of the daily operations of the Aquarium. Evan began his career at Clearwater Marine Aquarium in 2004 as a Life Support Operator. He joined Mote Marine Laboratory in 2006 as an Offsite Aquarist and was promptly promoted to Offsite Exhibits Supervisor. Evan was subsequently promoted to Senior Aquarist, Departmental Manager of Fish and Invertebrates, and then to his current position as AVP of the Aquarium.
Evan received a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Richmond and a Master in Business Administration from the University of South Florida.
Mote Aquarium is regularly selling out during many of our timed ticket entry opportunities. Guests are highly encouraged to purchase tickets in advance in order to guarantee entry. At this time, guests arriving at Mote Aquarium without a pre-designated entry time will not be guaranteed entry.