ADEX Ambassador for Marine Conservation
ADEX Sustainable Ocean Ambassador
In the 16 years she has been diving, Hidy has travelled extensively as an underwater model for various underwater advertisements, diving magazines, travel episodes and TV shows. She also premiered in a free-diving film with sharks in the Caribbean to promote shark conservation. The Rising Star award in ADEX Beijing OceanWeek in 2018 and NAUl Outstanding Service Award in 2021 are the most notable among her many accolades. Advocating for ocean conservation, she launched a charter with Hong Kong’s Environmental Protection Department on microplastic beads in 2022. From 2016 to 2019, she was mermaid ambassador at ADEX Singapore and will once again be a ADEX OCEAN AMBASSADOR at the next ADEX 2023.