Mermaid Linden Wolbert
With a BA in Film and Science from Emerson College in Boston, Linden shares the life aquatic with others via underwater wildlife documentary films and live performances. Mermaid Minute, her educational ocean web series, “edutains” young viewers about an array of animals and ocean life.
Mermaid Linden and her ocean related work have been featured on Bloomberg Businessweek, Huffington Post, Buzzfeed, Fortune, Fast Company, Discovery Channel, Yahoo! ABC's 20/20, The NBC Today Show, Univision, Australia Today on NINE, Inside Edition, DNA of India, AOL Careers, MAXIM magazine, The UK Daily Mail, PADI Undersea Journal, MSN, Latin Times and Entertainment Weekly among others in over 30 countries.
PADI Master Scuba Diver, freediver and full-time mermaid at her company, Mermaids in Motion, Linden is also an AIDA Freediving Judge since 2006. Her personal best static breath hold is 5 minutes, and depth PB is 35 meters (115 feet) down and back on a single breath.
Linden is on the Board of Directors of Reef Check Worldwide, which she learned of a decade ago through her favorite underwater documentary, Coral Reef Adventure.