ABOUT US

It's our passion.

Located at the Islander Resort in the heart of Islamorada, Islander Girl’s snorkel shop is owned and operated by a mother/daughter team that grew up right here in Florida Keys doing what they do best: diving and snorkeling!

Let our knowledgeable captains take you to some of the healthiest and most pristine living coral reefs in the world. Yes, in the World!

Ready for the world's best snorkeling?

Meet Our

Crew

Captain Sky
Capt. Sky
Owner / Operator

Born and raised on the Florida Keys, Sky was quickly introduced into what has become her biggest passion: Diving! Having ‘grown up’ on her family’s diving charter boats since age 3, Sky became a certified SCUBA diver at age 11. In 2014 she obtained her USCG 50-ton Master Captain License and operated three dive boats daily. Now, as the owner/operator of Islander Girl Snorkel & Tours and as a Keys native, Captain Sky’s mission is to offer personalized daily charters to our reefs to educate people about the importance of protecting our oceans and reefs! Join Capt. Sky aboard our customized snorkel boat “The Crown Conch” and make some memories that you will never forget!

Annette
Annette
Owner / Operator
Taylor
Taylor
Dive Master / First Mate

Taylor was born and raised up in the mountains of North Georgia. She quickly realized being around the water was her passion, and moved down to Saint Simons Island to attend The College of Coastal Georgia. She is currently pursuing a degree in Tourism and Hospitality and plans to merge her two passions in Key Largo. She is excited to join the all girl crew of The Islander Girl and have some fun!

Abi
Abi
Dive Master / First Mate

Abi is from St. Simons Island, GA. When she was 15 the Keys became her second home. Throughout the years, Abi has worked in the diving industry with Captain Sky. She is a dive master and pursing her captain’s license. Being a recent graduate from the University of Georgia, she now has a degree in Risk Management and Insurance. Until June, she will be first mate on the Islander Girl.

Rosie
Rosie
Dive Master / First Mate

Rose is Born and raised in Victoria B.C. , Canada! She is studying at the University of Victoria for biology . Her passion is being on the water snorkeling, scuba diving, or simply soaking up some rays. She been coming down to the Florida Keys since she was 14 years old and working on the boats as an intern and dive master! She a scuba instructor. Lets go snorkeling!

Elizabeth
Elizabeth
Dive Master / Instructor

Elizabeth Yancey graduated from the University of South Florida with a master’s degree, where she studied marine natural products chemistry and chemical ecology. Her research was focused on mangrove endophyte ecology, studying the interaction between mangrove-associated microbes and the larger mangrove environment. Additionally, she studied reef chemistry, specifically the pharmaceutical relevance of compounds biosynthesized by soft corals, sponges, and tunicates. After graduating, she has been pursuing a career in diving, working at BSA Sea Base and Capt. Slate’s SCUBA Adventures as a SCUBA instructor, with the intention of sharing her love and respect for the ocean and coastal environments with new and experienced divers alike.

Morgan
Morgan a.k.a “Captain Morgan”
Captain / Dive Master

Born and raised in the mountains of the Cumberland Gap, Morgan could always be found playing in any pool, lake, river or nearby stream. Upon receiving her B.S. degree in Marine Biology from the University of South Carolina, she worked as a biologist for shark research in South Carolina. She obtained her PADI Open Water SCUBA Instructor Certification and worked on dive teams at multiple aquariums. This gamecock then moved to the Florida Keys where she obtained her USCG 100-ton Captain License and has been teaching SCUBA and driving boats ever since.

As a boat captain and SCUBA Instructor, she strives to educate customers on marine life and the importance of ocean conservative. This “Little Mermaid” is so excited to be a part of The Islander Girl crew and cannot wait to share her passion “Under The Sea.” See you on the water!!!

Olivia
Olivia
Dive Master / First Mate

Born in Colorado, but graduated from the University of Rhode Island with studies in Underwater Archaeology. I have been diving since I was eight years old and now I am a dive instructor. I dive all year around, it is one of my biggest passions in life. I will be leaving for the university of Haifa in Israel, for a masters in Underwater Civilization after the summer season.

First class service and a all girl crew.

Frazier N.Facebook

Sky is simply the best. You can trust her to take you to the best sites and make it enjoyable every time!

Michelle D.Facebook

The best boat captain in the keys!

Allyson A.Facebook

Sky is no doubt an amazing captain. Born and raised in the Florida Keys. If I were going to have a day out on the boat she would be at the helm. Good luck in your Ventures Capt. Sky

Barbara A.Facebook

Captain Sky is great! Very knowledgeable and friendly!

Chris V.Facebook

Sky is a wonderful person! Very knowledgeable, fun and professional. I'd give six stars out of five if possible!

Jesse J.Facebook

This is the place for fun snorkeling and awesome sunset cruises! The snorkel sites are incredible and Captain Sky makes it her priority to make sure everybody gets the best experience.

Patrick D.Facebook

Captain Sky is the absolute best. Awesome snorkeling and amazing crew!

Jessica M.Facebook
our custom snorkel boat

The Crown Conch