Mike Parker, founder of SPE Dive School, LLC and Master Instructor since 1972, directs all instructors and staff.

All staff instructors are graduates of SPE Dive School and DC-area professionals, just like our students. Staff members include hyperbaric chamber technicians, medical professionals, computer programmers, consultants, attorneys, artists, writers, and a George Washington University professor.

SPE instructors are highly trained, caring, and passionate teachers who love to pass on their SCUBA knowledge to students.