Gregory Ebanks

Gregory is our first student from our scuba destination, Cayman Brac.  Gregory was one of the original dive masters on the Brac and lost a leg in a car accident.  He thought his diving days were over but Dive Pirates came to the rescue in 2008.  Gregory divides his time between Houston, TX and Cayman…

Leland Walker

Seaman Leland Walker was injured in 1997 in basic training and was certified on the Brac trip in 2007.  Leland lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico with his sister, Muzette, who was also one of his dive buddies along with Ollie Waters and Stacey Minton. Leland never quits smiling while he dives.

Natalie Mink

Natalie is a high school student in Houston, Texas with cerebral palsy and hopes to attend Texas A&M University when she graduates.  She trained with her dad, Dave Mink and Scuba Bob Knapick.  Natalie is a very big Pirate fan and was certified at the Brac 2007 trip, a goal she worked towards for three years…

Sean Barr

Sean Barr

Lance Corporal Sean was injured in 1994 and subsequently attended Texas A&M where he earned a degree in Ocean Engineering.  He is now a Senior Project Engineer in Subsea Construction at Acergy.  Sean was certified at the Cayman Brac trip in 2007, his dive buddies were Jennifer Reynolds, Mark Scott and Barbara Thompson.

Shawn Unruh

  Lance Corporal Shawn was a marine in the Gulf War but had to retire after his inury in a one car accident in 1995.  Shawn and his wife attended the 2006 trip to the Bahamas and has continued diving with Dive Pirates both in 2007 and 2008  

Reveca Torres

Reveca is a costume designer in Chicago and was in an automobile accident in 1995 that resulted in a spinal cord injury.  In addition to her work, she is active with the Shriners Hospital in Chicago.  She traveled with us to dive in 2006 in the Bahamas.

Chris Pulley

Chris was diagnosed with a spinal muscular atrophy disease at the age of 12 but is leading a full life including a BBA in Finance from the University of North Texas, working as a Financial Analyst at Bank of America in Charlotte, NC and now scuba diving.  Chris and his wife Jennifer attended the 2006…