Meet the Crew
Captain John “JB”
Captain JB started sailing square riggers, and traditional schooners over 14 years ago. He has seatime aboard dozens of vessels including the HMS Surprise, Lady Washington, Hawaiian Chieftain, HMS Bounty, a square-top-sail ketch, Argus, a schooner, Mary Day, with Vessel Assist Tacoma. His 10 years of experience leading projects for Grays Harbor Historical seaport authority include restoration, re-planking, rigging replacement and repair, and mechanical repair and replacement projects. He has worked on the sets of Master and Commander, Pirates of the Caribbean, Once Upon a Time, and the Macklemore music video for “Can’t Hold Us”. He holds a patent for an efficient typing system on mobile devices. In his spare time, JB enjoys strategy games and science fiction.