Research Interests

Exploration and mapping of Florida caves (both underwater and dry) with photographic documentation and voucher collecting of fossil invertebrates found therein, specifically Eocene age arthropods and echinoderms.

Staff Duties and other Activities

  • Collection, preparation, cataloging, GIS databasing, and photography of worldwide collection of fossil invertebrates with focus on the SE USA and Caribbean. Oversee data entry personnel.
  • Member of the National Speleological Society, the Florida Speleological Society (Board Member since 2001, currently serving as President), and the Florida Geological Survey Springs and Swallett Project (2005)