The Team


Michael Schad

Michael is a PADI Certified Master Scuba Diver and a USCG Licensed Captain. He is an avid offshore fisherman as well as an ocean conservationist. On any given weekend, he is either out camping with his family or diving the pristine waters of inland Florida or the reefs along the Atlantic Coast.  


Emily Pepperman

Emily Pepperman is a PADI Divemaster, and a Trimix technical diver. Her primary job is not scuba related, however she does work part time as a Divemaster in Fort Lauderdale Florida. As she is chained to her computer running her internet company, Pro Web Concepts, Inc. Emily dreams of the next big app and when the next chance to dive Continue Reading


Ashley Minkus

Always a water-child, Ashley’s earliest childhood memory is of the night her father brought home, “The Little Mermaid”, and has dreamt of becoming a mermaid ever since. After trying out “normal life” as a registered nurse, and deciding it was not for her, Ashley left the hospital for greener pastures, more adventures, and the pursuit of something different. The last Continue Reading


Maxwel Hohn

Growing up on the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia, Maxwel Hohn has embraced a love for the ocean and exploration since the age of 5. Whether it be exploring the 7 continents, or discovering new depths of the ocean as a technical diver, Maxwel has a spirit made for adventure and is happiest when underwater. Maxwel discovered his passion for Continue Reading