HUNTER JONES AND CHRISTINA OCHOA
Marine Biologist & Professional Surfer
CHRISTINA OCHOA: Actress, producer and science communicator with a particular focus on Wildlife. She is on the advisory board of OCEANA and is a board member of EARTHS OCEANS amongst others. Born and raised in Barcelona, she is the great-niece of NOBEL prize laureate Severo Ochoa an active member of MENSA. Christina graduated from Santa Isabel La Asunción in Madrid, and went on to study Oceanographic engineering at ULPGC, off the coast of Africa in the Canary Islands.She continued with advanced marine biology studies at James Cook University in Australia, where she focused on Elasmobranchii, as well as taking part in programs through the Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia in Spain. A member of the Los Angeles Committee for Science for Society, official host of the Intel Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) and has collaborated with MESA since 2011. Currently she can be seen reprising her role as Renn on the TNT show ANIMAL KINGDOM, as well as on ABC's "A Million Little Things". When she is not acting or producing with her partner Karen Gorostieta in their company QE PRODUCTIONS (Quantum Entanglement), you can usually find her working in Wildlife conservation or underwater." HUNTER JONES: Professional surfer, news personality, video editor & model from Los Angeles, California. From a young age, Hunter loved being creative and found video editing and producing as a passion. His love for surfing and editing really fell hand in hand. As the former Social Media Coordinator for the WSL, he was producing content daily as well as editing global commercials & campaigns. Now as a freelance editor, able to work on all different types of videos from anywhere in the world. In addition to surfing and working as a creative, Hunter spends a lot of time in front of the camera. Staring in multiple commercials, stuntman work, appeared on reality TV show The Bachelor and co-host a daily surf based news show for WSL.