The Maritime Aquarium Staff

Jason Patlis, President and CEO
Dave Truedson, Chief Operating Officer
Barrett Christie, Director of Animal Husbandry
Tom Frankie, Director of Exhibits
Tom Naiman, Director of Education and Volunteers
Tina Tison, Director of Marketing
Danielle Tranzillo, Director of Development
Jodi Trice, Director of Guest Operations

The Maritime Aquarium Trustees

Anne M. Berlack: The Maritime Aquarium Volunteer Representative
Neil W. Beup: Director, Government Relations, Praxair, Inc.
Rebecca Brown
William Burnham: Managing Director, Delta Capital Group, LLC | Vice Chair
Lee Caney: Partner, Dechert LLP
Kelly Considine
Emmakate DiNardo: Philanthropist
Clayton Fowler: Spinnaker Real Estate Properties | Vice Chair
Ann Gilmartin: Junior League Representative, President, Wings Unlimited, Inc.
Doug Grabe: Little Pub Group Inc
Melissa Joan Hart
Richard Hokin: Managing Director, Century America LLC | Treasurer
Judith G. Hyers: Sales Vice President, William Raveis Real Estate
Deborah C. McLean
Kathryn P. Bowler Mitchell: Civic Leader
Earl Mix: New Canaan Funding
Timothy Pettee
Michael Reilly: Norwalk Seaport Association Representative
The Hon. Harry Rilling: Mayor, City of Norwalk
Robert L. Rohn: Principal, Sustainable Growth Advisers | Assistant Treasurer
Felix R. Serrano: Norwalk Redevelopment Agency Representative
Aline Sullivan
Audrey Weil | Chair
Secretary: Vacant

Our Mission

Mission: The Maritime Aquarium inspires people of all ages to appreciate and protect the Long Island Sound ecosystem and the global environment through living exhibits, marine science, and environmental education.


Contact Us

Open Daily 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Members-Only Hours: Weekdays 10:00 - 11:00 am

Phone: (203) 852-0700

10 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT 06854

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