Our vision is a world in which oceans are healthy and flourishing.
Our mission is to inspire the global community to become Ocean Wise by increasing its understanding, wonder and appreciation for our oceans.
Learn more, read our Annual Report.
Ocean Wise Senior Leadership Team
Dr. John Nightingale
President & Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President, Business
Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President, Aquariums
Vice President, Education & Youth
Vice President, Engagement
Vice President & General Manager, Vancouver Aquarium
Dr. Peter Ross
Vice President, Research & Executive Director, Coastal Ocean Research Institute
Vice President, Development & External Relations
Vice President, Human Resources
Ocean Wise Board of Directors
Rizwan Gehlen (Treasurer)
Barbara Meens Thistle
Derral Moriyama (Vice-Chair & Secretary)
Randy Pratt (Chair)
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Ocean Wise® has been named one of Canada’s Greenest Employers for 2018 and recognized for our commitment to sustainability.