Green Festival Speakers

David Hance


David has been an active member with Sea Shepherd for almost 5 years, conducting outreach and education related to ocean conservation, all over southern California. He serves as a quartermaster on the vessel "Bob Barker, one of 3 ships sent to Antarctica to stop the illegal poaching of whales in a protected whale sanctuary.

David has participated in campaigns in the gulf of Mexico, following the gulf oil spill and other campaigns to stop illegal poachers. Sea Shepherd is most well known by the current television show, "Whale Wars", aired on animal planet/discovery and he is one of the featured crew members on this show.