Jessica Berry

Maritime Archaeology Sea Trust


Jessica Berry founded the Maritime Archaeology Sea Trust (MAST) in 2011. MAST investigates Britain’s maritime past in order to protect the nation’s maritime heritage and has led a number of major British and international projects. It works closely with academic establishments, government bodies and agencies, museums and avocational groups. Berry is a fellow of both the Society of Antiquaries and the Royal Geographical Society. She is a member of the Nautical Archaeology Society and the Joint Nautical Archaeology Policy Committee. Berry is a published academic author and an experienced practising maritime archaeologist herself.