Located on the Grand Bahama island, Alannah is a marine ecologist with 11 years of experience in marine research, conservation, and education in the Caribbean with various organizations, with her most recent role being a Coral Restoration Specialist at Coral Vita. She is also a PADI OWSI with 17 years of diving experience!
Alannah was a former Bahamas Environmental Steward Scholar (BES Scholar), which awarded her a full scholarship to attend the Island School in Eleuthera and participate in a 6-month, paid internship at the Cape Eleuthera Institute. This experience spring-boarded Alannah’s career in marine research and conservation. She graduated from South Dakota State University with a degree in Biological Sciences, and is considering going back to school for Marine Ecology in the future.