Vanessa VergaraFounder @ Reef Check Philippines
Committed to marine preservation and the future of our oceans
Vanessa Vergara, a dedicated advocate for ocean conservation, embarked on an extraordinary journey of transformation, leaving behind her successful career in marketing and public relations. With the ocean as her lifelong passion, Vanessa took a bold step by becoming a certified scuba instructor and engaging in volunteer work from a young age. Her profound commitment to marine preservation led her to become the esteemed brand ambassador and consultant for Squires Bingham Sports, a leading lifestyle and scuba establishment in the Philippines. Vanessa's adventurous spirit has carried her to exotic destinations across South America, where she gained invaluable insights into the global challenges facing our oceans. Through her journey, Vanessa recognized that the peril facing our oceans far exceeds public perception. She realized that this pivotal moment in history demands bold action. Devoting her life to this cause, Vanessa leverages her exceptional skills and extensive experience to inspire and empower individuals to join the movement for ocean conservation. At the helm of Reef Check Philippines, Vanessa has pioneered groundbreaking initiatives. She has ingeniously designed programs that enable recreational divers, tourists, and everyday citizens to become citizen scientists, actively contributing to the battle for the future of our oceans. Vanessa Vergara's unwavering dedication serves as a beacon of hope, guiding us toward a world where our oceans thrive, and their beauty endures for generations to come.