SBMM welcomes new board member

Born in London, England Leslie Leaney is the Executive Director of the International Scuba Diving Hall of Fame. In 1992 he co-founded the Historical Diving Society of America and is the Publisher and Executive Editor of The Journal of Diving History, a Santa Barbara based quarterly journal that mails to over 30 countries. Leaney has worked as an historical consultant for National Geographic, the BBC, the US Navy, the History Channel and others, and his research as been translated and published internationally. He is the recipient of numerous diving industry awards and is a Founding Trustee of Santa Barbara Maritime Museum.