Individual Giving Manager
The Pacific Marine Mammal Center Rescues, Rehabilitates And Releases Marine Mammals And Inspires Ocean Stewardship Through Research, Education And Collaboration.
Pacific Marine Mammal Center was the first marine mammal rehabilitation facility in California, established prior to the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972. We now share the responsibility for marine mammal rehabilitation with six other centers along the California’s coastline. PMMC is very proud to be a leader in the field.
The Center was founded by Jim Stauffer, John Cunningham, and Dr. Rose Ekeberg in 1971. Jim was a lifeguard committed to saving both people and marine mammals, and in the spring of 1971, a little girl appr