B.S. Marine Biology (University of West Florida)
B.A. Communication Studies (University of Iowa)
7 Years: Aquarium Science at Central Campus
Mr. Embree has worked a variety of jobs within the aquatic industry including: built and managed an all salt water aquarium store in Florida, built and owned a clownfish hatchery, owned a successful aquarium maintenance company in Des Moines, worked as an Environmental Specialist in the Water Facilities division of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, worked as an Aquarist at the Henry Doorly Zoo in Omaha, and he was the Senior Aquarist at Blank Park Zoo for six years before volunteering with the aquarium design work of the new Marine Sciences facility at Central Campus.