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Bruce Alan Henderson

Bruce Alan Henderson, American marine biologist, aquarium executive. Member National Marine Education Association, Northwest Association Marine Educators, (affiliate) American Association Zoological Parks and Aquariums, Newport C. of Chamber (board directors since 1988), Rotary.

Background

  • Henderson, Bruce Alan was born on July 12, 1955 in Newport Beach, California, United States. Son of Robert Frater Henderson and Dortha (Clary) Kellar.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Fisheries Science, Oregon State University, 1981. Master of Science in Marine Fisheries, Oregon State University, 1983.

    Career

    • On staff United States Marine Fisheries Service, Seattle, 1979-1980. With Fisheries Field Census National Marine Fisheries Service, 1980. Research biologist Marine Science Center Oregon State University, Newport, Oregon, 1980-1983, education specialist Sea Grant Extension Service, 1983-1984.

      Executive director Oregon Coast Aquarium, since 1984.

    Membership

    Member National Marine Education Association, Northwest Association Marine Educators, (affiliate) American Association Zoological Parks and Aquariums, Newport C. of Chamber (board directors since 1988), Rotary.

    Personality

    Interests

    Sailing, rowing, hiking, woodworking.

    Connections

    • Married Susan Lynn Hanneman, November 29, 1985. 1 child, Michele Coleen.
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    Born July 12, 1955
    (age 62)
    • 1981
      Oregon State University
    • 1983
      Oregon State University
    • 1979 - 1980
      On staff United States Marine Fisheries Service
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1980 - 1983
      research biologist Marine Science Center Oregon State University
      Newport, United Kingdom
    • 1980
      with Fisheries Field Census National Marine Fisheries Service
    • 1984
      executive, director Oregon Coast Aquarium