ExploreMyakka! hikes are led by a number of experienced naturalists and guides.
Steve White is an award-winning nature photographer (see his site at steve-white.com) and has worked with a variety of environmental and nature organizations in advocacy and education. He has volunteered as a naturalist and guide at Myakka River State Park since 2012. He has also taken classes towards the Florida Master Naturalist Certification. In the past, he has led hikes for the Nature Conservancy, the Sierra Club, and the Adirondack Mountain Club. Further, he has worked for environmental and cultural organizations ranging from the Long Island Soundkeeper to Around the Bend Nature Tours.