In our next Profile we interview Dr. Derek Burkholder. Derek talks to us about his journey from growing up in Michigan to studying sharks and sea turtles in Florida where he teaches at Nova Southeastern University and oversees a sea turtle conservation program and marine environmental education center. We ask him how coronavirus has affected his research and what brings him hope for the future of the ocean.
For our first Profile, The Ocean Digest hears from Daniela Fernandez, a Forbes 30 Under 30 recipient for her work as the founder and CEO of Sustainable Ocean Alliance. Based in Silicon Valley, SOA partners with startups and mentors young leaders to take action for the health of the oceans.