Who We Are

Ocean Allies is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that originated in Clearwater Beach, Florida and is  dedicated to merging the goals of conservation, tourism and business by educating the public about ocean health and the real-life benefits experienced by businesses that become ocean friendly. We work to inspire whole communities to make simple switches to protect the marine ecosystems vital to human health and hearts around the world.

 

Executive Team

David Yates

David Yates

CEO, Clearwater Marine Aquarium

Kristina Alspaw

Kristina Alspaw

VP of Tourism, Clearwater Regional Chamber of Commerce

Alan Mock

Alan Mock

Resort Magazines

Sheri Heilman

Sheri Heilman

Restaurant owner, Beachcomber, Bobby’s Bistro

Camille Hebting

Camille Hebting

Clearwater Ferry Service, The Tropics Boat Tours

Jana Wiggins

Jana Wiggins

Business owner, Sea Shepherd team member

Sheridan Boyle

Sheridan Boyle

Sustainability Coordinator, City of Clearwater

Trish Rodriquez

Trish Rodriquez

Clearwater Ferry Service, The Tropics Boat Tours

Karen Jubrail

Karen Jubrail

CFO, Clearwater Marine Aquarium