Captain's job on an oilfield crewboat, supply boat, or a individual's boat
10/05/2009 - 05/08/2008, Texas Crew boats, Freeport, TX.
3rd. Captain on M/V Savannah - 135’ crew boat.
Maneuver boat in close quarters at dock as well as offshore near oil platforms and rigs, hold boat in stable and safe position to load and off-load cargo and passengers/crew, organize and dictate crew responsibilities, complete paperwork needed for USCG and office personnel.
05/08 - 11/07, Texas Crew boats, Freeport, TX.,
Deckhand/Engine room Swing man on M/V Jacqueline, 125‘ crew boat.
Engine and engine room maintenance, daily responsibilities in crews qrtrs. and pass comp.
11/07-12/05, Fishing guide.
Owner/operator 20 ft. vessel,, crew on 42 ft. vessel .
Instruction, safety, and handling of paying passengers of fishing charters
12/05 - 10/97, Independent Consultant/Trainer.
Worked for numerous companies in the Mortgage service industry and Home Owner’s Insurance industry, including Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Metlife Insurance, and Bell South as a trainer. Worked on a consultant basis, training Sales Representatives regarding mortgages, software use, home taxes, services available, various insurance programs, available additional programs, etc.
High School Diploma, Bloomington High School, Bloomington, IL
3 years college at Louisiana State Univ. Baton, Rouge, La.
09-24-2009 : Renewal of 100 Ton Master near coastal license, Ref. # 2722854
10-31-2008 : FCC MROP issued
05-15-2007: 100 ton Master of vessel USCG near coastal license issued
06-07-2005 : 50 ton Master USCG license, near coastal license issued, including Sailing and Assistance Towing endorsements
06-07-2005 : Appropriate CPR/First Aid classes and renewals on-going
Boat handling obviously, but I also have a background in management which helps considerably in communication as well as project and maintenance handling with crew.