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Our Team

We’ve got a team of some of the best divers around- we love showing people the amazing adventure of diving, while focusing on safety ingrained in all we do. Reach out and let’s go diving today!

John Tench

Full-time PADI MSDT, Huish service technician, gas blender, and CTS visual inspector at Cannery Row Aquatics. Has been diving in Monterey Bay area for the past 8 years as a recreational diver first, followed by getting an AAUS scientific certification, followed by an instructor certification 4 years ago. Now focuses on teaching divers, and continuing…

Anthony Roggero

Anthony is a PADI MSDT #401021 and comes to us from Fresno, California where he worked for American Ambulance for 23 years. He was SCUBA certified in 1992 and did his check out dives right here at San Carlos Beach. Since that time he has had the opportunity to dive in several places around the…

Benny Toeldte

Owner and Padi Open Water Scuba Instructor #416772 at Cannery Row Aquatics. Has been diving since graduating high school, and helped run the scuba program at Linfield College in Oregon. Currently focused on expanding his skill set with rebreather and service technician certifications, as well as teaching new divers.

Andrew Kikawa

Andrew has been diving in the Northwest since 2016, and completed open water to instructor through Salem Scuba. He attained all his PADI certifications while attending Linfield College and moved to Monterey to own and operate Cannery Row Aquatics in 2020. His currents focus is being an open scuba instructor and concurrently receiving training on…