About me

Dr. Diva Amon is a Caribbean marine biologist focused on the little-known habitats and animals of the deep ocean, and how our actions are impacting them.

She works at the nexus of science, policy, and communication and has a deep desire to see greater stewardship of the deep ocean as well as the engagement of a broader group of humankind towards this effort.

She has participated in scientific expeditions around the world, regularly advises governments on ocean policy, and has an extensive communication and outreach record.

Diva is also a Director and Founder of SpeSeas, a 2020 National Geographic Emerging Explorer, on the Deep-Ocean Stewardship Initiative’s Executive, a World Economic Forum’s Friend of Ocean Action, and a Pew-Bertarelli Ocean Ambassador.