Michal was born in the Czech Republic but raised in Sarasota, Florida. He enjoys nature, traveling and music, and takes part in all three whenever he can. In 2019, Michal joined the Mote team as the new Events Coordinator and is responsible for assisting with venue rentals and events within Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium. He also provides venue tours, ensures smooth setup and breakdown of events, and assists with coordinating and executing in-house conferences, seminars, volunteer special events, and community outreach events.
A.A. in General Education at State College of Florida of Manatee-Sarasota.
Mote Aquarium hours will be 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, closing at 1 p.m. due to anticipated traffic from Friday-evening road closures announced by the Town of Longboat Key.
(Normal hours, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., resume Saturday, Feb. 29.)