John Lyons is a second year PhD candidate at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth studying the evolution of damselfish. In his prior career as a professional aquarist, he maintained everything from small home tanks to large research aquaculture facilities, public display tanks, and just about everything in between!
Amanda Redman is a marine biology M.S. candidate at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth studying hybridization of seaturtles. As an experienced aquarist, her abilities range from her own personal coral reef salt water tanks to establishing and maintaining research fish tanks. Amanda is also an experienced reptile breeder, though admittedly most home fish tanks do not contain these!