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Brantley Berry

Brantley Berry

Several years while attending an annual ACA convention, I was walking through the vendor showroom and spotted several tables covered with some really cool-looking clay caves. I had been looking for something very specific for one of my tanks, so I walked over to the...

Dave Smith

Dave Smith

Dave Smith will be giving a talk about "Building Your Fish Room" in October.  Dave is a scientist in the food industry. He has 50 years of experience in the hobby and has had articles published in the Journal of the American Livebearer Association and the ACA's...

Kevin Cumberton

Kevin Cumberton

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Charley Grimes

Charley Grimes

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Gerald Grifin

Gerald Grifin

Gerald started keeping fish at age nine and by ten bred his first species, Colisa lalia. He was hooked and soon after bred three more Colisa species (chuna, fasciata and labiosa). At age twelve, he read All About Bettas by Walt Maurus and instantly knew that wild...

Brandon May

Brandon May

Brandon has a background in Biology and water ecology and worked for Kentucky State University's College of Agriculture and Sustainable Systems before joining the Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection as an Environmental Scientist in 2015. He has been a...

Dan Sharifi

Dan Sharifi

Dan Sharifi is the owner of Cichlids of the Americas, an internet-based fish provider. Dan has kept fish for nearly 30 years, focusing primarily on Central American cichlids, but with a number of South American cichlids as well. His current indoor facility is over...

John Krepper

John Krepper

I first started keeping fish at age 12 (1968) and was quickly introduced to the Louisville Tropical Fish Fanciers and participated as a junior member. I moved from high fin green molly’s to Rift Lake cichlids in a short time and then settled in Lake Tanganyika in the...

Dre Alvarado

Dre Alvarado

I have been an avid hobbyist over the past 10 years.  I kept fish as a kid and in college but about 10 years ago I dove deep into the hobby.  I joined my local club, Tampa Bay Aquarium Society (TBAS) and within a couple of years I was running for President and...

Jim Cumming

Jim Cumming

Jim Cumming hails from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada and has been keeping tropical fish for over 65 years. Other than a fifteen-year sojourn into the world of killifish (his online name is ‘notho2000’) he has kept and presently keeps Central and South American cichlids,...