Who We Are

Ocean Allies is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that originated in Clearwater Beach, Florida and is  dedicated to merging the goals of conservation, tourism and business by educating the public about ocean health and the real-life benefits experienced by businesses that become ocean friendly. We work to inspire whole communities to make simple switches to protect the marine ecosystems vital to human health and hearts around the world.

 

Executive Team

Sheri Heilman

Sheri Heilman

Founder/Chair Ocean Allies

Owner Heilman’s Beachcomber & Bobby’s Bistro

 

Alan Mock

Alan Mock

Board Member

Publisher, Resort Magazine / Author 

 

Frank Dame

Frank Dame

Board Member

 Chairman Emeritus Clearwater Marine Aquarium

Trisha Rodriguez

Trisha Rodriguez

Vice Chair

Owner of The Tropics Boat Tours and The Clearwater Ferry

 

Sheridan Boyle

Sheridan Boyle

Board Member

Sustainability Coordinator, City of Clearwater

Kristi Watson

Kristi Watson

Treasurer

The Tropics Boat Tours- Sales Coordinator

 

Jasper Klein

Jasper Klein

Board Member

Owner Free Rides U.S.A

 

Kristina Park

Kristina Park

Board Member

Executive Vice President
of AMPLIFY Clearwater

 

Bruce Rector

Bruce Rector

Board Member

General Counsel, Sports Facilities Companies