Our Team

  • Laura
    Laura Curator
  • Patrick
    Patrick Senior Aquarist & Marine Biologist
  • Rachel
    Rachel Aquarist/Interpreter & Outreach Coordinator
  • John
    John Technical Services Officer
  • Alana
    Alana Aquarist & Interpreter 1
  • Veronica
    Veronica Aquarist & Interpreter 1
  • Karen
    Karen Retail & Marketing Coordinator

Our Board of Directors

President
Jim Shinkewski

Vice President
Emily Fulton

Directors at Large
Carl Sieber
Emily Fulton
Judy Gray
Miriam Boysen
Philip Bruecker
Mandala Smulders

Secretary 
Lana MacInnis

Treasurer
Geoff Lyons

Our Donors

The Ucluelet Aquarium Society is grateful to the following sponsors for their support and encouragement which made the 2012 opening of our current facility possible.
To give a donation please contact info@uclueletaquarium.org or visit our Canada Helps page.

Oceans Sponsors: $50,000+
  • District of Ucluelet
  • Island Coastal Economic Trust
  • Iisaak Forest Resources
  • Living Elements Research Ltd.
  • Mainstream Canada
  • West Coast Community Adjustment Program
  • Western Economic Diversification Canada
  • Pacific Salmon Foundation
Ecosystem Sponsors: $15,000 - $49,999
  • Clayoquot Biosphere Trust
  • Danny Kent, Fish Eye Photography
  • Serengeti Design Group Inc.
  • Ucluelet Chamber of Commerce
  • Anonymous
Habitat Sponsors: $5,000 - $14,999
  • Canwest Propane Partnership
  • Creative Salmon
  • Stephanie Deering & Rob Adams
  • Kevin Ebi, Living Wilderness Photography
  • Laurie Crozier and Bruce Edwards
  • Dr. Zelig & Enid Hurwitz
  • Jamie’s Whaling Station
  • Stefan Linquist
  • Peter Ramos
  • Koji Sato, Intellect Solutions Inc.
  • Eric Enno Tamm
  • Ucluelet Rent-it Centre
  • Ukee Dogs
Niche Sponsors: $1 - $4,999
  • Archipelago Cruises Ltd.
  • Archipelago Marine Research
  • Anonymous
  • Aviawest/Water’s Edge Resort
  • B.C. Waters @ Vancouver Aquarium
  • Rina Bekker-Vigneault & Jur Bekker
  • Sharon Berry
  • Black Rock Oceanfront Resort
  • Philip and Kumiko Bruecker
  • J.A. Cook
  • Deane and Hedley Crowther
  • Coastal Community Credit Union
  • Mark Cunnington
  • William Davis
  • Darcy Dobel
  • Jan Draeseke
  • Kane Edwards
  • Fishful Thinking
  • Carol A. Forsyth
  • Donna Fulton
  • Carole Gagne
  • Kenneth Gamel
  • Adam Gillmor
  • Green World Building
  • Howie & Sheila Hambleton
  • Thomas & Nancy Hobbs
  • Karen Hodder
  • Calla, Rebecca & Dave Hurwitz
  • Dr. Peter Jacyk
  • Kristine Johnson
  • Dr. Ian Jones
  • Verna G. Kojima
  • Barbara and Harry Lee
  • Mike & Pam Lim
  • Majestic Westcoast Wilderness Adventures
  • Adrienne Mason
  • Lois Mathieson
  • Shelly and Penelope McKinlay
  • Bill Morrison
  • Peter Neweduk
  • Sheila & Blair Odney
  • Josie Osborne
  • Pina
  • Pacific Rim Chiropractic
  • Pacific Rim Vacation Rentals
  • Gerald Protti
  • Rosemary Renstad
  • Margaret Van Rosendaal
  • Marie Frances Roy
  • Mary Saunders
  • Schramm Design
  • Barb Schramm
  • Anne Sellmer
  • Pat Sexsmith
  • Fiona Solon
  • Square One Developments Ltd.
  • South Shore Electric
  • Wendy Standing
  • Dr. Craig Stephen
  • Laurie and Douglas Strother
  • Jaimie Swainson
  • Szocs Family
  • Terrace Beach Resort Inc.
  • The Cabins
  • Tough City Sushi
  • Toquaht Nation
  • Anita Tavera
  • Ucluelet Video Services Ltd.
  • Ucluelet Rent-it Centre
  • Riley & Shirley Varnes
  • Angela Vibert
  • Deneli Somshor-Walsh
  • Ken & Debbie Webb
  • Suzanne Brett Welsh
  • Peter Whitworth
  • Christina James and Brock Wilson
  • David Yorke
  • Aquaparian Environmental Consulting Ltd.