About Us Meet the Diving Enterprises Team
DIVING ENTERPRISES, Ltd. was established in 1983 with the aim of providing high quality service to the scuba diving community throughout southwest Virginia. As a PADI 5 Star IDC Center, DIVING ENTERPRISES has gained not only the respect from the industry locally, but now has a long_standing reputation in the diving community worldwide. As southwest Virginia's premier scuba diving facility, we offer quality service for the recreational, technical and professional diving community.
With exotic trips to the Caribbean, Mexico, Gulf, Galapagos, Pacific, and more, we give you the best diving, not only in the US, but all around the world. In_country trips can show you the fun of diving Florida Springs and Coasts, North Carolina Wrecks, the Great Lakes, California Kelp and numerous other locations. Locally we dive Pepper's Ferry, Lake Phoenix, Summersville Lake, South Holston Lake, Eggleston Springs, and many more sites both fun and close by.
With over 150 years of combined experience, aand over 8,000 certified divers, we guarantee the highest standards of quality in terms of teaching, safety and services.
So start your PADI Adventure with us today, get diving and change your life.Our dynamic team is here to assist you step by step...What are you waiting for?
Owner / Instructor
Owner / Instructor
|Qualifications:||Store Owner, OWSI, MSDT, IDC Staff, Cave Diver, Technical Diver, Equestrian||
|Types of Instruction:||Scuba, DiveMasters, Assistant Instructors,|
|Started Diving:||Apr 15, 1994|
|Additional Info:||Some of her favorite dives: Cave Diving Akumal, Darwin's Arch Galapagos, Any sites in Bonaire|
Qualifications: OWSI, MSDT
Types of Instruction:
Open Water, Rescue, Divemaster, Emergency First Response
Total Dives: About 500
Started Diving: Dec. 3, 1977
Best Dives: Red Sea, Morehead City, NC
Member of the Maritime Heritage Chapter of the Virginia Archaeology Society. (interested in underwater archaeology).
Political Science lecturer at Central Virginia Community College.
|Qualifications:||OWSI, MSDT, Cave Diver, Techncal Diver, Research Diver||
|Types of Instruction:||Scuba Instructor, DiveMaster|
|Started Diving:||Jun 12, 1995|
Best Dive: Diepolder Cave System, Little River - Most interesting project: Research diving in South Holston Lake
I most enjoy helping new students find that “lightbulb” moment; when they go from fighting the water to being at one with the water.. You can actually see a wave of relaxation wash across them when they realize, in that moment, what diving is “really” all about…