Odessa comes from a Turks Island/Haitian parentage and was born and raised in Providenciales. His father was a professional free-diving fisherman and sailor; Odessa has inherited his skills and passion for the ocean. Odessa joined the Big Blue team in the summer of 2015 and immediately took on the responsibility of the kayak fleet.His enthusiasm, polite manner and hard work are infectious and he has become an excellent member of the eco-adventure team. He is also eager to learn and plans to further his boating skills and become a scuba diver. His other hobbies include basketball, rugby, sailing, fishing, music and reading.