Dave Bakker Owner, Training and Service

PADI IDC Staff Instructor # 151683

Dave has been introducing divers to the underwater world since 1997. He is also an avid underwater videographer. If you have been on one of the Adventure Scuba trips, you will probably see yourself!

As a PADI Staff Instructor, Dave teaches all levels of diving up to PADI Assistant Instructor. He also teaches a variety of PADI Specialties, including: Night, Deep, Underwater Navigator, Underwater Photographer, Project Aware, Underwater Videographer, Enriched Air, Boat, Altitude, Equipment Specialist, Dry Suit, Drift Diver, Peak Performance Buoyancy, & National Geographic. He also is an Emergency First Responder Instructor.


Mandy Glover Retail Sales & Instructor

PADI OWSI # 187004

Mandy is the first person many people meet when they come into Adventure Scuba. She works at the store during the week and is on our teaching staff. Her enthusiasm for the underwater world is infectious!

Mandy teaches all levels of diving up to Divemaster. She teaches the following specialties: Night, Deep, Underwater Navigation, Enriched Air, Altitude, Project Aware, Dry Suit, Peak Performance Buoyancy and National Geographic. Mandy conducts Scuba Reviews, Bubblemaker parties, Discover Scuba Experiences and Seal Team.


Debbie Hust PADI Divemaster, PADI Master Diver

PADI Divemaster #230930

Debbie has been diving for several years- she just finally turned in her parachute for a scuba tank! She has discovered that sky diving and scuba diving are both thrilling.

She enjoys helping new divers in classes. She also conducts Scuba Reviews and Discover Scuba Experiences.


Carolyn Bakker General Manager, Travel Specialist

PADI Master Diver

Carolyn started diving in 1995- Dave had gotten certified and was having a blast. So, instead of being stuck on the beach, she dove in. Little did she realize that learning to dive would change her life and lifestyle! She holds various recreational scuba ratings, including PADI Master Scuba DiverĀ and enjoys underwater photography.

Carolyn is the Adventure Scuba Travel Specialist. She organizes the group trips as well as assists divers in planning and booking individual trips.