Captain Jim, a USCG licensed Captain and Captain in Training, First Mate Rebekah will ensure you have a wonderful day on the beautiful waters of the Florida Keys.
A Michigan native and 8 year resident of the Florida Keys, with 4 years of service as a United States Air Force, Intelligence Analyst along with over 28 years of professional experience including information technology and digital marketing, Jim brings management and operations expertise to Island Adventures. Through his training in the Air Force and 3 years of service as a licensed Captain, Jim has learned the importance of pride and integrity, as well as the importance of direct and open communications amongst team members. This has led to his interest in helping vacationers discover their dream day on the open waters of the Florida Keys!. With a certification as a licensed boat captain, a certified first responder and advanced open water scuba diver he has a passion for protecting the oceans and maintaining species sustainability. The environment and integrity in business are on top of Jim’s priority list. As a father the future of our environment is critical to Jim. He will be a corner stone in our relationship assisting you with building your vision for you and your families Florida Keys adventure!
A Captain in training, 20+ year resident of the Florida Keys and English Teacher at Coral Shores High School, 1st Mate Rebekah loves animals. She has seventeen chickens for their fresh eggs, 3 sugar gliders and four adorable bunnies. She plays several instruments including the piano and bass guitar in a band called the Generation Gap which plays regularly at the Island Grill in Islamorada. Rebekah also likes writing, reading, painting, photography, backcountry fishing, kayaking/paddle boarding, yoga, and exercise. She serves on Islamorada’s Achievable Housing Committee and is active in local government. She is also the host of Florida Keys Television/TV 88, which creates commercials and event videos in the Florida Keys. Her videos can be viewed at RebekahintheKeys.com.