Aquatics Staff

Marcus Velazques – Aquatics Manager

Marcus grew up in Milwaukee, WI with his grandparents.  His interest in the Aquatics Industry began early at the age of 16.  Although he is very knowledgeable in Corals and Freshwater fish his true specialty is Saltwater fish.

In Marcus’s free time he enjoys spending time with his mixed breed dog Ace, his cat Kylo and caring for his personal saltwater fish tank.




Kaitlyn Soehrmann – Aquatics Associate

Kaitlyn picKaitlyn while assisting customers constantly keeps an eye on the various freshwater and saltwater systems; ensuring each and every critter or coral is well maintained.

Kaitlyn is currently enrolled at UWM and finds time in between her studies to take care of her various reptiles while squeezing in a reptile show here and there.


Megan Sprink – Aquatics Associate

Megan grew up in Eagle, WI.  Megan is quite knowledgeable in Freshwater fish and Reptiles, although she does enjoy learning more every day about Saltwater fish & Corals.

When Megan is not at work she enjoys caring for her menagerie consisting of Rascal, her mini Schnauzer, Zena the cat, Elwood, Jake & Higgins, all tree frogs, a bearded dragon names Gizmo and three Freshwater fish tanks. 



Adam Gauthier – Aquatics Associate

Adam is the latest full time Aquatics Associate to join our staff. Adam lives in Port Washington with his fiancé and three children, Alyssa, Aidan and Anthony.

Sharing the residency are also Adam’s collection of critters; Lilly, a Lab/Pitbull mix, Molly the Beagle, cats Gordy and Gracie as well as a corn snake, turtle tank and fish tank.

Adam has a very strong interest in the Saltwater side of things but he is here to help you with any of your freshwater needs also!