Cesar A. Becerra is a South Florida historian who’s taken part in chronicling and sharing the stories of the region for two decades. He is the author of half a dozen books ranging from hiking the Appalachian Trail to the logging history of the Big Cypress Preserve. He is the former publisher of The Everglade Magazine, an award winning publication printed during Everglades National Park's 50th anniversary. He also has a penchant for hidden history and knows no boundaries or distances when it comes to searching for it.
Rob Robinson, author and
ultimate legend tripper.
Chris Mancini, attorney, author,
true crime history enthusiast
and founder of Crime History, Inc.
Weirdo, Co-Conspirator, Creator of the SoFlo Weird Street Team and Emerging Media Specialist. Michelle McArdle has been a contributing writer for publications such as Humid Being Magazine.
Zach Zacharias, Senior Curator of Education and History, Museum of Arts and Sciences, Daytona Beach, FL.
Zach is a Florida native and holds degrees from FSU, UCF, and has a Masters in Education from NSU. He specializes in Florida history, art, and paleontology.
Zach has traveled all over Northeast and Central Florida conducting outreach presentations on the museum's collections and other various Florida history topics including at the Smithsonian Institution.
He is a cast member for a series called “The Fossil Hunters” currently airing on WDSC.
Zach serves as Vice Chair on the Volusia County Historic Preservation Board.
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