Last updated: April 17, 2017 at 0:33 am
Underwater photographer; public speaker; owned a submersible capable of descending to 1,500 feet (450 m), which he often lent to scientists; real estate developer, CEO of The Drogin Co.; became certified as a scuba diver in 1958; was an active supporter of Scripps Institute of Oceanography and the San Diego Natural History Museum.
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Jeffrey Gallant is the Editor-in-Chief and Records Keeper of the Diving Almanac. He is also a contributing editor of DIVER Magazine, and the scientific director of the Greenland Shark and Elasmobranch Education and Research Group (GEERG). Jeffrey started diving in 1982.