Born and raised in Venezuela, Raymond started diving in 2003. With Sebastian and Cristina as mentors, Raymond became a PADI Divemaster in 2007. In that same year Raymond moved to Florida, and eventually joined the United States Marine Corps (USMC). After serving 4 years in the USMC Raymond is now back to South Florida pursuing a degree in Ocean Engineering at Florida Atlantic University. In 2015 he got certified as a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor. Raymond teaches courses in both English and Spanish.
He has professional PADI certifications for the following specialties: