Speaker Profile

Dr. Michael Crosby

Mote Marine Laboratory


Michael Crosby, PhD is the current President and CEO of Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium located in Sarasota, Florida. He was appointed to his current position in May 2013 after serving the prior three years as Senior Vice President for Research. He previously worked at George Mason University and the University of Hawaii. Other executive positions were based at the National Science Board, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the U.S. Agency for International Development, University of South Carolina, Coastal Carolina University, Salisbury State University, National Marine Fisheries Services, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and the National Cancer Institute. He earned his BS and MS Degree in Biology from Old Dominion University and a PhD in Marine-Estuarine-Environmental Sciences at the University of Maryland. Learn more about Mote Marine Laboratory at Mote.org.

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