For many years I fished my charter boats without a mate. I like to take my anglers fishing the same way that I take my friends and family. But time has crept up on me, so in the future I plan on using a mate, but I still want to involve my anglers in the fishing as much as is possible.

Barbara and I have been life long residents of Oswego County in upstate New York. We have been married since 1968 and have raised 3 children and are now enjoying 10 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.