Born and raised in Santa Cruz, California.
Deva grew up skateboarding and then slowly transitioned to surfing during middle school. Surfing became his passion. This easy-going Santa Cruz local can be found tearing into a strong bottom-turn or slicing a smooth cutback at the Lane. Nonchalant and mild mannered, Deva exudes human qualities in and out of the water. Talented aerialist and tube rider. Deva has his bases covered.
“I work hard so that I can surf every day, I love to travel, and surf the best waves out there”.
Deva’s goals in life are to keep that ball rolling. “I want to be successful enough to keep surfing and traveling all over the globe with good friends”