Derek Patterson obtained his OUPV Charter Captains licensing via the United States Coast Guard in the Summer of 2016. Captain D, as his friends call him, has been an avid powerboat skipper since the age of 10, with over 30 years experience on the water . The past owner of a 27ft power cruiser ("Two Moons") for over a decade, Captain D has much experience both on inland lakes (Tablerock Lake, Missouri) and for the past 10 years, on the waters of the SunCoast of Florida.
Captain Derek Patterson has a high regard for the safety of his guests. You can feel very confident that Captain D will provide you and your guests with one of the greatest experiences on the waters of St Joseph Sound and the Gulf of Mexico!