Lauren Sparks

Lauren Sparks

Executive Director and Founder

Lauren founded Indo Ocean Project in 2017, combining her passion for teaching diving and marine research. She is originally from Canada and has spent the last ten years living in Indonesia. With a background in biology and theatre, she became a dive professional in 2007. She is a published marine researcher. With over 15 years in the diving industry, she has worked as a research diver and dive instructor in the Caribbean, Australia, the South Pacific, and Southeast Asia. She is also a passionate freediver and underwater photographer.