How many countries have you traveled to? Any favorites?
61 countries so far! My favorites are Kiribati and Tonga in the South Pacific.
If you were alone on a sailboard for a year, what three personal items would you bring?
A satellite phone, my laptop, and my painting kit.
As a child, what did you want to be or do when you grew up?
I wanted to be a scuba diver and an astronaut!
You just won the lottery. What’s the first thing you do?
Employ a team of people to help work me on creating change for our ocean.
What is it about the sea that draws you to it?
That amazing sparkle when the sunlight hits the surface that I love to plaint. And that all consuming electric energy I get from leaping into blue ocean.