Thank you for attending the

24th Annual Celebration and Fundraiser

see photos from event

For Information about the
25th Annual Celebration and Fundraiser
please contact
Erin O'Flaherty at (949) 643-7070 ext 271
or erin.oflaherty@wylandfoundation.org

about the speaker:

National Geographic Society Explorer-in-Residence Dr. Sylvia A. Earle, called "Her
Deepness" by the New Yorker and the New York Times, "Living Legend" by the
Library of Congress, and first "Hero for the Planet" by Time magazine, is an
oceanographer, explorer, author, and lecturer. She has experience as a field
research scientist, government official, and director for corporate and nonprofit

Formerly chief scientist of NOAA, Earle is the founder of Deep Ocean Exploration
and Research, Inc., founder of Mission Blue and SEAlliance, and chair of the
Advisory Councils of the Harte Research Institute and the Ocean in Google Earth.
She has a B.S. degree from Florida State University, M.S. and PhD. from Duke
University, and 22 honorary degrees. She has authored more than 190 scientific,
technical, and popular publications; lectured in more than 80 countries; and
appeared in hundreds of radio and television productions