Brad is eternally working on his bio and promises he will have an amazing write up when he finally gets it to me to upload, but for now these are some of the certifications and memberships that he has accumulated over a successful 20+ year sailing and racing career:
A current 50 Ton Domestic Inland Waters Master License with the United States Coast Guard.
Smallboat Level 2 Instructor, Cruising Instructor, 2010 Safety-at-Sea Seminar certification, and Member of the US Sailing Association.
A licensed USCG Captain in the Chesapeake Area Professional Captains Association
Wilderness First Responder certification with the NOLS (National Outdoor Leadership School) Wilderness Medicine Institute
US Naval Academy volunteer with the Varsity Offshore Sailing Team with over 327 hours as of March 2013 - Go Navy!
Heartsaver AED certification with the American Heart Association
Member of The Museum of America and Sea in Mystic Seaport
Member of the Kent Narrows Sail & Power Squadron
Member of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum