Brandon Clifford is the founder of Shipwreck Center and the Director of Operations of the Whydah project. He lives on Cape Cod with his family.
Creative Director for Black Community Engagement
Walter was an eight year invited Fellow at the W.E.B. DuBois Institute for Afro- American Research, Harvard. He brings contacts to Black underserved high schools and Historically Black Colleges across the US.
Sophia Morong is an archaeologist and conservator. She received her degree in Anthropology with a concentration in Biological Anthropology from George Washington University.
Director of the Sea Lab and Underwater Field Archaeologist
Chris is a diver, underwater field archaeologist and shipwreck researcher. He has worked on many amazing shipwreck projects in locations such as Cape Cod, Madagascar, Haiti and the Dominican Republic.
Zada Clarke is an NYC based producer working in all facets of development and production on documentary, narrative + branded content for platforms such as Disney+, Netflix, Amazon Prime, as well as work for non-profit organizations.
Andrew Barker, Ph.D
Andrew Barker is an archaeologist and conservator. He received his M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of North Texas, and specializes in archaeological chemistry.
Meredith has worked as the manager of the Whydah Pirate Museum since its opening in 2016. She works with our educators and team to help keep the ship sailing smoothly.
John Osmond is a Maritime Archeologist from Australia. He is the President of the Western Australia Board of Underwater Archaeology. John has worked on many undersea projects in the South Pacific and other regions of the world.
Associate Producer and Aerial Survey Specialist
Matt is a Visual Journalist, DP, Director and technology specialist. He is also an accomplished surf photographer residing between Hawaii and NYC.