William C. Gearheart recently retired from University of Maryland Medical System where he was a biomedical hyperbaric operator. Bill is recognized for a multi-faceted career with a core competency in engineered risk management. He has over 20 years of experience in Life Safety and Specialized Fire Protection Systems Analysis.
His interest in diving grew partly from his military service where he was associated with the U S Naval Ordnance Command and EOD Program. Following his military service during Vietnam, he went on to earn his civilian Open Water Diving Instructor, NITROX Instructor, EANX Gas Blender and numerous diving specialty certifications.