Dive Chapter

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Jeff Ward

Retired Specialist (US Army) Jeff Ward signed up for the Army a week after high school, spending two years with the Army and another six with the National Guard. Although he was offered many career paths by the military, Jeff chose to follow his passion in the culinary field. After serving in the Army mess hall, he…

Jon Schuetz

Jon fell in love with ocean when he lived in Florida, and always wanted to learn to scuba dive. He did snorkel in the Florida Keys and knew one day he would dive below. In 2007 Jon was in a motorcycle accident that broke four bones in his neck, resulting in quadriplegia.  Jon now works…

Edward Monzu

Edward lost his hearing when he was 15 months old and relies mostly on sign language for communication.  Trained with an interpreter at DiVentures in Omaha, NE,  he is now a classified open water diver.  He works for the Air Force in Omaha.

Vincent Litwinowicz

Vincent was diagnosed with MS eight years ago, and now his major source of mobility is his wheelchair.  He’ll be diving with his best friend since Kindergarten, a sport they never thought they could enjoy together.