Laurie has lived on St. Croix for 28 years. She is a teacher in the areas of Marine Biology, Environmental Science, Forensic Science and Biology. Her children and grandchildren have grown up exploring the wonders that Salt River Bay has to offer. Laurie has worked in conjunction with the Department of Natural Resources and National Park Services to preserve this unique and fragile environment for all to enjoy. Laurie is a retired Master Scuba Diver Instructor and enjoys exploring the famous “WALLS” in Salt River.