DAVID LABRECQUE (Owner & Instructor)
Dave is the owner of East Bay Dive Center. He has been a PADI instructor since 1983. He has thousands of dives and certifications under his belt. If he's not in the shop, he's most likely fishing!
Nicholas Caron (Technician & Dive Master)
Nick has been with East Bay Dive Center since 2014. He was certified by Dave in May of 2008. Nick is an avid spearfisherman and has dove locations all over the world. Look in the back of the shop if he's not out front. He's probably filling tanks or servicing your equipment !
Mark Bessette (Dive Master)
Mark has been a Dive Master for many years and has helped lead East Bay's Dive Center's group. If you can't find a dive buddy Mark can help. He has helped certify hundreds of divers through East Bay Dive Center.
Joe Winston (Instructor)
Joe is a Padi instructor. He is a very experienced diver and methodical in his instruction. He has a laid back approach and instructs one on one to ensure everyone's skills are beyond the standards.
East Bay Dive Shop Instructor
Matt was Open Water certified by PADI through East Bay Dive Center in 2001, Dive Master in 2003 and is now an instructor. Matt is also certified in STI and TDI. He has written and published, "The Encyclopedia and Guide to Diving with a Full Face Mask." He is also taught surface supplied diving to NYFD, Delaware State Police, Maryland State Police and several other police agencies . Matt is currently a retired detective of the East Providence Police Department.
Kenzie is an English Bulldog. Dave brought her home January 28, 2018. She is approx 1 yr old and is a little meatball. She loves affection and cookies!
If you haven't met Rico, you need to. He is a little intimidating but super friendly he loves to show off tricks like backpack. He's a "ladies man" and a working shop dog.