PADI People: A Legacy of Leadership

NABS Presentation

Congratulations to Club Member Hilliard Dean for winning the “Best Aquatic Life” category in the NAUI Just Dive Photo Contest! Way to represent, Dean!

Dr. A. Jose Jones receives a 2010 Dive Equipment & Marketing Association (DEMA) “Reaching Out Award”, November 18, Las Vegas, NV

“The Search for Guerrero”, Jay Haigler National Association of Black Scuba Divers, August 2010

Reef may be slave ship cemetery, Timothy O’Hara, July 2010

“NOAA and the National Association of Black Scuba Divers Explore Shared History” African Diaspora Archeology Network, Newsletter June 2009

Also available through NOAA News “Conversation: Diving with a Purpose”, The Archaeological Institute of America Volume 62 Number 1, March/April 2009

Dr. A. Jose Jones is the 2009 Beneath the Sea Diver of the Year

“African American Scuba Trailblazers”, Gwen Tolbert Fox news, February 27, 2009, video

“Swimming is Good for Business”, Kim Terrell Black Enterprise Magazine, December 2008, page 28

“A Journey back to the Slave Ship – Henrietta Marie”, Eric Hanauer, see Oct. 21, 08 email from Gayle Patric as forwarded from Eric Underwater Journal, Issue 9, Fall 2008, pages 10 – 17

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“Blacks Invade the Deep Blue Sea”, Dalton Narine Ebony Magazine, September 1988, pages 44 – 49

“The Winner Is… Dr. A. Jose Jones 1s 2008 Sport Diver of the Year”, Brooke Morton SPORTDIVER.COM, April 2008

“NABS Founder A. Jose Jones DAN/Rolex Diver of the Year Award Alert Diver, July/August 2005

“In Depth With Dr. Albert Jose Jones, Eric Hanauer , Issue 15

“Dr. Albert Jose’ Jones Sharing the Message of Success Dive Training Magazine (guessing), 1992

Essence feature on Toni McNeal, 2002

BE feature on Rebecca Hunter, Feb 2005

NABS reference in Heart and Soul, March 1999

Additional Related Publications

“The History of the National Association of Black SCUBA Divers”

“History of the Underwater Adventure Seekers”

“Diver’s Profiles: Dr. A. Jose’ Jones” NABS NEWS, Winter 1992

“African Americans in SCUBA Diving”, A. Jose Jones, PH.D.

Black Meetings & Tourism DIVE Supplement 1996/1997

“Dive Clubs – A legacy of comradership & learning” Linda Lee Walder Dive Training, January 1996

“How They Got Over – African Americans and the Call of the Sea” Eloise Greenfield Illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist