Timothy, co-founder and Chief Entertainment Officer for Global Reef Roamers. Tim became a PADI certified Dive Master in August of 2011 through Underwater World located in Omaha, Nebraska. He became a certified open water diver in 2008 however completed scuba classes earlier during his college years. Shortly after his open water certification, he quickly pursued every opportunity to dive and gain experience with the goal to become a scuba instructor and excel in the dive industry. Tim is a seasoned trauma Paramedic and Registered Nurse currently working in emergency medicine. His strong background as a healthcare professional along with his passion for diving have stirred his interest in dive medicine. Tim has years of experience in education and teaching Basic & Advanced Life support courses for Adult/Child/Infant/Neonatal resuscitation. With his robust teaching history and witty personality, Tim brings a unique style to the educational environment for new divers. He enjoys every minute in the water and it shows. Tim currently assists with open water and advanced scuba certification in the pool and open water. He especially enjoys teaching Discover Scuba Classes because he has the opportunity to share his experiences as well as help others develop their passion for diving. Certifications include Advanced Open Water, Enriched Air (Nitrox), Rescue Diver, Dive Master, and soon to be OWSI. Tim has passion for treasure hunting and increasing interest in wreck diving which resulted in moving to Florida to pursue this intrest.
Diving locations include multiple trips to the following destinations: Central and Southern Florida (Atlantic, Gulf & Springs), Florida Keys & Wrecks, Belize-Ambergris Caye & Caye Caulker, Honduras-Roatan & Utila, Mexico-Cozumel, Playa Del Carmen & Tulum (Ocean and Cenote), Grand Cayman, Grand Turk, Saint Maarten, & Curaçao.