UI 2020 Leadership Committee


Underwater Intervention Committee is comprised, mainly, of volunteers who are underwater operations industry leaders.  These men and women give of their time and expertise, working tirelessly, to ensure the success of our conference. 

Conference Co-Chairmen

Chuck Richards, CA Richards & Assoc. MTS ROV Committee Chairman
Bryan Nicholls, U.S. Underwater Services, ADCI Board President

Conference Director

Phil Newsum, ADCI Executive Director

Technical Program Chairman

Bob Christ, SeaTrepid

Technical Program Track Leaders

Commercial Diving Steve Struble, Magellan Marine International LLC / ExxonMobil
Manned Submersibles Will Kohnen, Hydrospace Group
Marine Education Jill Zande, MATE Inspiration for Innovation
Remotely Operated Vehicles Doug Hernandez, BP
Survey and Mapping Jami Cheramie, Oceaneering Survey Services
Unmanned Untethered Vehicles Justin Manley, Just Innovation
Innovation & Emerging Technologies Marybeth Gilliam, Greensea
Think Tank Coordinator Gary Kane, Project Consulting Services