Born and raised in Illinois, Stephanie always had a passion for the ocean and made the move down to Florida in 2014. She enjoys sharing her love for sea life with others and is out on the water scuba diving every chance she can get. Stephanie joined the team in 2019 and is responsible for the Housing & Administrative duties at the Elizabeth Moore International Center for Coral Reef Research & Restoration (IC2R3) in Summerland Key.
B.S. in Marine Science Florida Gulf Coast University
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.)