Clarence Stringer


Marine Operations Coordinator


Turks and Caicos Islands


B.S. in Industrial Engineering
University of Alabama

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Clarence has been with the Center for Marine Resource Studies since 2011. In that time he has held multiple positions at CMRS. His current title is Marine Operations Coordinator where he manages the water based aspects of the center including, but not limited to, scheduling, boat maintenance, boat captaining, boat handling training and scuba instructing. He also handles the on-site IT duties.

After graduating from the University of Alabama with a B.S. in Industrial Enginnering, he worked as a Project Engineer for over 20 years. Clarence enjoys underwater photography, traveling and telling amazing stories.


  • Captain, US Coast Guard, Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel (OUPV)
  • PADI IDC Staff Instructor
  • Emergency First Responder Instructor
  • Emergency Oxygen Provider Instructor
  • Certified Scubapro Pro Tech Equipment Technician
  • Certified ASSET Scuba Equipment Repair Technician
  • PSI-PCI Visual Cylinder Inspector
  • PSI-PCI Valve Repair Technician
  • PSI-PCI Oxygen Cleaning Technician