I am both a coach and a photographer. I am an experienced water man with over 48 years of experience as a surf instructor, retired professional surfer and city beach lifeguard. I was born in Walnut Creek California and lived in the Danville-Pleasanton-Sunol area until I was 14 at which time I moved to West Santa Cruz and started my surf career. I love fishing, and the outdoors. I love Baseball and am an avid Giants fan. I currently live in Watsonville with My wife and my oldest daughter. I am passionate about Surfing. I don't do social media so don't look for me on facebook twitter or any other social media except linkedin.