When did you know you wanted a career in marine biology?
My parents will tell you it was when I was a toddler. I was fascinated with fishes from day one.

Favourite aquatic animal in the aquarium?
Octopus, duh. But I have a soft spot for everything here, really.

Best part about working at Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada?
The team I work with. We’re a family, and it’s amazing what we accomplish around this place.