Meet Our Staff
Joseph Glenn-Owner/Operator, Instructor. Owner Joseph Glenn has over 10 years of diving experience and hundreds of recorded dives, from offshore diving to cave exploration. Joseph possess most every SDI certification including Open Water Instructor, Scubability Instructor, Search and Recovery Instructor, and Dive Master Instructor.
Demian Ingerman-Dive instructor Demian Ingerman is a firefighter/paramedic who began diving as a public safety diver 15 years ago. He has been a part of numerous search and recovery operations for state and federal agencies. He moved into recreational SCUBA about 6 years ago and began diving internationally. You'll get the chance to meet Demian as he helps out with many of our dive courses and excursions.
John Patterson-Dive Master You'll find John working in our storefront and on many of your diving adventures. John holds numerous diving certifications and is a certified Dive Master that will often be a part of your dive trips and certification course(s). Anything you need feel free to drop by our storefront and talk to John.
Chris Whitehead - Dive Master You may meet Chris hanging around the Southern Dive Center Storefront or during your dive training or excursions. Chris is another one of the southern Dive Center Dive Masters that will often be a part of your training and trips. Chris holds various dive certifications and has been diving with Southern Dive Center since 2015.
Bradley Brooks- Dive Master Another one of the Divemasters for SDC. He also works as a Lieutenant/AEMT with Pooler Fire/Rescue. You will find him working in the pool and on check out dives. Outside of class he spends his time spearfishing, working on reef conservation, and organizing dive trips.
Lauren Brooks- Dive Master Lauren is excited to join the Southern Dive Center family as a certified Divemaster. She works as a Neonatal ICU nurse in Savannah. You will get to meet her during dive trips and certification courses. She enjoys spearfishing, searching for seashells, sea turtles, and underwater photography
Jason Barrs- Equipment Technician Jason Barrs is another member of the Southern Dive Center family we hope you get to meet. Jason accompanies Southern Dive Center on most of our dive trips and adventures. He is an experienced and certified Advanced Diver; he is also certified through AUP to perform all the equipment repairs and (or) equipment servicing needs you may have
Lyndsey Wasdin- Southern Dive Center Staff A Statesboro native and recent graduate of Georgia Southern, has been diving since the age of 14. She enjoys looking for sharks’ teeth and interesting shells when she dives, and has a collection of all sorts of items she has found over the years. Lyndsey is working on advancing her diving certifications and is excited to see what the future holds! She will be at the shop most afternoons and looks forward to working with you!