Justin is Kona Honu Divers newest captain. He’s had boatloads of experience sailing large crossings and piloting large vessels. Justin’s passion for adventure had Brought him into the world of scuba. Justin’s affable personality means guests always enjoy their time out on the water.

man surfing in heavy wetsuit

24 years experience working on a variety of vessels in the coastal waters of North, Central, and South America on the Pacific side, Canada to Ecuador.

A transit of the Panama Canal and some time spent in the Caribbean from Guatemala to Colombia on the mainland, and Saint Lucia to Grenada, in the windward islands. Two crossings from California to Hawaii. One crossing from Hawaii to California.

Worked with Brian Catalina Entertainment to create a pilot for a television show called “The Raft”. In the waters of Saint Thomas.

  • American Sailing Association instructor
  • First issue of Master of vessels credential in 2010
  • 6 years E.M.T. In state of California
  • Assistant instructor for BackCountry Medical Guides
  • PADI rescue diver

Loves diving, surfing, kite-surfing, rock climbing, and most modalities for adventure.