"Students know how to formulate critical questions and generalize from their findings. They are able to identify the big, essential questions about their learning. They know how to collaborate and cooperate with each other."

– 5th Grade Teacher

About Us

Moon Jellies Fun fact

The jellies featured in the Aquarium are in exhibits specifically made for jellies, which would get sucked into the filtration systems of regular exhibits. (Jellies aren't strong swimmers.)

The Maritime Aquarium Staff


Dr. Brian Davis, President & CEO (Brian Davis bio)

Dave Truedson, Chief Operating Officer

Tom Frankie, Director of Exhibits

Tom Naiman, Director of Education & Volunteers

Tina Tison, Director of Marketing

 Jodi Trice, Director of Guest Operations

Alicia Wettenstein, Director of Development

(See our Contact Us page for e-mails and phone extensions.)