Mickey Merritt is a retired Firefighter with a 14-year background as a Paramedic. He is currently a full-time Police Officer and works part-time at Blue Dolphin Dive Center as a Regulator Technician.

Mickey began his diving career in 1999 when he received his Open Water certification through PADI. Mickey continued his career in diving transitioning over to SDI 2005. Mickey became a Divemaster in 2013 and worked for Blue Stone for 6 years as a Divemaster.

He is currently certified as an Open Water Instructor through SDI with several Specialty Instructor certifications.

Photo Mickey Merritt (right) talking with Bill Adams 

Coco View Trip March 2022

Photo Credit Gary Simon