Smokie West

Director of Education | Advisory Board

College professor with a Doctorate in Business Administration, Smokie is also a professional mermaid. Through her personal and mermaid platform, she promotes conservation, reducing single use plastics, is a Mermaid Straws ambassador, assist with local animal rescues when on the water, and rehabilitate injured land animals. She has led school based environmental groups to help clean up litter in multiple areas throughout the state. Passionate about preserving the natural beauty of our springs, rivers, and ocean, as well as land areas. With a vast knowledge on education, conservation, business, mermaiding and photography, she is a tremendous asset to the Fins team.