Becky Freeman

Deckhand Educator

Hometown: Athens, Georgia

School: University of Georgia

Previous sailing experience: Two seasons as a deckhand on Clipper City in New York harbor

Previous teaching experience: Substitute teaching at Lusher Charter School in New Orleans and taught kayaking skills in Red Hook, Brooklyn

Hobbies: Hiking, photography, kayaking, reading adventure stories, and exploring new places

Why I’m excited to work for World Ocean School: I am excited to share knowledge and learn more about marine ecology, maritime history and the craft of sail alongside students, as well as fellow crew, in the open-air classroom of an historic vessel!