CEO | Ocean STL Consulting
Host | The American Blue Economy Podcast

The Honorable Tim Gallaudet, PhD, Rear Admiral, U.S. Navy (ret) is the host of The American Blue Economy Podcast and the CEO of Ocean STL Consulting, where he serves as a strategic advisor for Lynker Technologies, Alseamar-Alcen, Tomorrow.io, Exail Technologies, Sofar Ocean, precursor SPC, Xona Space Systems, Exo-Space, and the Parnin Group.

He is a member of the Ocean Studies Board in the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine, the Ocean Research Advisory Panel, and he serves on the Board of Directors for Force Blue, the Advisory Council for Project Recover, the Editorial Board for the Marine Technology Reporter Magazine, the Director’s Council for Scripps Institution of Oceanography, the Advisory Board for Ocean Futures at the World Wildlife Fund, the Advisory Board for Americans for Safe Aerospace, Harvard University’s Galileo Project, the American Security Project, and the Council for a Strong America’s Mission: Readiness Initiative.

Gallaudet is a fellow at The Explorer’s Club, a distinguished graduate of the University of California, San Diego, and recipient of the U.S. Coast Guard Distinguished Public Service Award. He formerly served as the acting Undersecretary and Assistant Secretary of Commerce, acting and Deputy Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and Oceanographer of the Navy. He has a bachelor’s degree from the U.S. Naval Academy, and master’s and doctoral degrees from Scripps Institution of Oceanography.