Richmond Dive Club



Many of us who love diving have wondered what it takes to become a dive professional.  In our February monthly meeting, Tom Burns, SSI, will share with us the pathway to becoming an SSI Dive Professional. Whether you’re an open water diver that is thinking about becoming a Dive Professional or Dive Pro with any other Dive Training agency SSI has a pathway to help you reach your goal. 

Tom is the Northeast District Sales Manager for Head Watersports, which includes Mares and Scuba Schools International (SSI).

Tom has an extensive background in IT technology, diver training, and sales. Tom’s experience includes manufacturing, service, marketing, and sales in the IT infrastructure industry, where he owned his own business for over 17 years. In addition, Tom is an SSI Instructor Certifier with more than 16 years of experience teaching scuba.

Tom is responsible for business support and sales from Maine to South Carolina.

2022 RDC BOD

President - Jim Dacey

Vice President - Larry Knorr

Treasurer - Debi Moir

Secretary - Bart Drummond

2022 Membership Dues

Benefits of Single and Family Membership:

  • Free local diving at designated RDC hosted events
  • Parties, guest speakers and special events
  • Great diving with folks at all levels of diving certifications
  • Voting privileges
  • Richmond Dive Club window decal

Dues:  The fiscal health of the Richmond Dive Club is only one aspect that makes our Club as strong as it is. Your dues help to support Diver Days at Lake Phoenix and arrange for great speakers at our monthly club meetings.  

Dues are $35 for a single membership, $55 for family* memberships and $125 for corporate memberships. Dues are based on the fiscal year beginning March 1 and ending on February 28.

*Family members must be resident at the same address and includes dependents under the age of 18 and/or a full-time student living at home or away at school.

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