MANTA PACIFIC TEAM

Manta Pacific Research Foundation is led by a talented team of individuals who bring knowledge and expertise to the organization.  Fueled by a passion for these amazing animals, the board and volunteers of Manta Pacific Research Foundation are dedicated to research, education, and conservation concerning manta rays and the marine environment.

KELLER LAROS

Founder, Manta Pacific Research Foundation
Vice President of Board of Directors
Conservation Committee Chair
Since 2002
 

WENDY LAROS

Co-Founder, Manta Pacific Research Foundation
Secretary, Board of Directors
Education Committee Chair
Since 2002
 

GLENNON GINGO

Director, Manta Pacific Research Foundation
Development Committee Chair
Since 2006
 

MIKE HENSHAW

President, Board of Directors MPRF
Since 2009
 

CSILLA ARI, Ph.D.

Director, Manta Pacific Research Foundation
Recruitment Committee Chair
Zoologist and Neuroscientist
Since 2013