• Caught first albacore 1972 at 6 years old with Grandfather in San Diego
  • Pinheading at age 12 - 1979 for Dana Wharf Sport fishing
  • 1981 Deck hand for Dana Wharf Sport fishing on the Sea Horse, Clemente, Sum Fun
  • 1986 Captain 100 ton Masters license drove overnight off shore/island fishing on the Fury and the Sea Horse
  • 1991-1994 Captain and Second Captain on long range and overnight boats in San Diego
  • 1994 Upgraded Captain’s License to a 500-ton Masters License
  • 1994-1999 Began working on and running the Prowler - open party boat in San Diego
  • 1999-present Purchased First String - Owner/Operator