Jack became a PADI Open Water Diver in 1991 and has dove in many parts of the world: Australia, Hawaii, Mexico on the Atlantic and Pacific coasts, the Sea of Cortez, North Carolina wrecks, and many islands in the Caribbean. But his favorite diving spot is sunny South Florida. After 32 years in the federal government, Jack retired from the FBI in 2011 and quickly moved to Florida with his wife to dive and catch up on badly needed dive training. He progressed from PADI Open Water Diver to PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor in March 2013. In 2014 he became a Master Scuba Diver Trainer. He is an avid spear fisherman, photographer, and technical trimix diver. Jack teaches courses in both English or Russian.
He has professional PADI certifications for the following specialties: