An experienced sailor, Captain Dees grew up sailing on the coast of California and the beautiful waters of Lake Tahoe. Captain Dees holds a U.S. Coast Guard 100-ton Master license and has been sailing charter boats for over 20 years. Captain Dees moved to Key West in 1999 on his Catalina 30 and in 2003, acquired a beautiful 42 foot Catalina. In addition to his charter work, Captain Dees sailed the Caribbean on this boat from 2005 to 2007, often times sailing single-handed. Captain Dees is also a notary and performs weddings.