Duane De Freese, Ph.D.
Duane De Freese, Ph.D., is executive director of the Indian River Lagoon Council and Indian River Lagoon National Estuary Program. Previously, he served as senior consultant of science and sustainability with HydroPro-Tech. Dr. De Freese has served as an adjunct professor of oceanography at Brevard Community College and interim director of the University of Central Florida College of Business. He also was the vice president of Florida research for the San Diego-based Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute. He lives in Indialantic.