Leadership

Stockton Rush

Chief Executive Officer

Stockton Rush is Chief Executive Officer and Founder of OceanGate Inc. He is responsible for OceanGate’s financial and engineering leadership, shaping the company’s strategic direction with a clear vision focused on developing the next generation of manned submersible solutions for subsea operations in the commercial and defense sectors.


Bob Shuman

Chief Operating Officer

As Chief Operating Officer of OceanGate Inc., Bob Shuman is responsible for ensuring operational excellence and positioning the company for future growth. He oversees strategic prioritization, resource alignment, and measurement and accountability across the company.


Doug Gorder

Chief Financial Officer

As Chief Financial Officer of OceanGate Inc., Doug Gorder is responsible for managing all financial aspects of the company, as well as working with the leadership team to develop strategic objectives, and executive them to achieve the company’s mission.


Dan Scoville

Director of Engineering and Operations

As Director of Engineering and Operations for OceanGate Inc., Dan is responsible for all operational and future engineering for OceanGate’s innovative fleet of manned submersibles.


Scott Griffith

Director of Logistics and Quality Assurance

As the Director of Logistics and Quality Assurance for OceanGate Inc., Scott is responsible for the coordination and execution of all expeditionary vendor contracts, support ship management, and site reconnaissance.