I am seeking a full time position aboard a commercial vessel as a mate/captain. With my licenses and vast experience aboard both sailing and power vessels I believe I can be an asset to any maritime operation.
-S/Y Yanneke Too, 116’ Camper & Nicholsons Sailing Yacht July 2003-Oct 2003
Delivery Crew/ Relief Captain: Crewed on delivery of vessel from Los Angeles to Thailand. Responsibilities included all vessel maintenance and watch keeping, navigation, passage planning.
-S/V Schooner Western Union, 130' Gaff Rigged Schooner, Key West, FL. Nov 1999-July 2000, Nov 2001-Aug 2002
First Mate/ Second Captain: Full time first mate for a crew of 10 aboard this wooden, 1930's era schooner. Responsibilities included:
-Oversaw on-deck crew during sails
-Oversaw crew while performing all maintenance on vessel
-Piloting and docking of vessel
-Inventory and ordering of all foodstuffs, beverages and maintenance materials
-Coordinating of all duty rosters and crew schedules
-Responsible for all safety inspections aboard vessel
-Signature Yacht Events, San Francisco, CA. Sept 2000-Oct 2001
M/Y San Francisco Spirit, 150' Nichols Brothers, capacity 350
M/Y California Spirit, 100' Westport Yachts, capacity 149
M/Y Golden Sunset, 75' Westport Yachts, capacity 80
First Mate: Crewmember of fleet of three luxury yachts on the San Francisco Bay. Vessels were chartered primarily by corporations and private individuals for meetings, dinners and cocktail parties. Responsibilities included all aspects of vessel maintenance, safety
-Compass Rose Yacht Charters, Alameda, CA. Sept 2000-Oct 2001
M/Y Voyager, 75' Yacht Dynamics, capacity 78
M/Y Camelot, 65' Pacemaker, capacity 47
Senior Mate: Crewmember of two yachts also on the San Francisco Bay. Vessels as well were chartered by small corporations and private individuals for meetings, dinners and cocktail parties. Responsibilities included all aspects of vessel maintenance, safety and operations.
-M/V Heritage, 65' steel open tour boat, Key West, FL. Oct 2001-Feb 2002
Yard Captain, Mate: Performed and oversaw the complete tear down and refit of this vessel for a private company located in Key West, FL. Facets included haul out, gutting, sandblasting, re-painting, rewiring, engine overhaul and finish work.
University of Rhode Island, North Kingston, R.I. - Bachelor of Science: Finance
Bachelor of Arts: Marine Affairs, 1999
· USCG Master's License- 100 GT Near Coastal w/ commercial tow and auxiliary sail endorsements
· STCW-95 Basic Safety Training
· US MMD Document (OS, Wiper, SD(FH))
· Drug Tested (USCG CFR 46 Part 16.230)
· US Federal Marine Radio Operator's Permit
· ARC & STCW CPR & First Aid Certified
· NAUI Master Diver- Certified Nitrox Diver