Born and raised in San Francisco California. Grew up saltwater and freshwater fishing alike along California’s coast for striped bass and large mouth bass. Joined the Navy at the age of 21 traveled the world and had the opportunity to fish places like Dubai Thailand Singapore Japan and Hawaii. Still currently active duty and a captain in the panhandle region. Stationed in Pensacola where he is pursuing his passion for fishing in the near shore and inshore waters alike.