Our Team

Greg Dickinson

Position: President
Time of Employment: 22 years
Education: Bachelor of Commerce
Interests: Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Naval Architecture, Sunny Destinations

Dana Leyda

Position: Vice President
Time of Employment: 17 years
Education: Diploma Business Administration, Advanced Marina Management
Interests: Field Hockey, Soccer, Boating, Fishing

Administration

Catherine Ronayne

Position: Corporate Controller
Time of Employment: 7 years
Education: Bachelor of Business Administration, Certified Management Accountant
Interests: Hiking, Gardening, Cooking, Traveling, Boating, and Paddling

Cara Triconi

Position: Human Resources & Business Development Manager
Time of Employment: 5 years
Education: Bachelor of Arts
Interests: Boating, Camping, Food, and Adventures

Donna McMillan

Position: Finance & Payroll Administrator
Time of Employment: 15 years
Education: Payroll Compliance Practitioner
Interests: Gardening, Outings with Friends, my Pets, and my Husband of 30+ years

Emma Strong

Position: Moorage Coordinator
Time of Employment: 8 years
Education: Tourism and Hospitality Management
Interests: Traveling, Boating, Cooking, Hiking, and Reading

Nynke Plouffe

Position: Yacht Sales Coordinator
Time of Employment: 5 years
Education: MA Information Studies, University of Amsterdam
Interests: Family Time, Reading, Hiking, and Camping

Sarah Kooijman

Position: Accounts Receivable Administrator
Time of Employment: 6 years
Education: Diploma of Architectural Interior Design, Pacific Design Academy
Interests: Travel, Exploring Vancouver Island, Literature, and Design

Grace Harper

Position: Marina Services Representative
Time of Employment:  2 years
Education: UVic – Geography & Environmental Studies & Camosun – Business Administration
Interests: Rugby, Fitness, Hiking, and Cooking

Barbara Fell

Position: Account Administrator
Time of Employment: 1 year
Interests: Travel, Gardening, Beekeeping, Reading, and Foreign Languages

Hilary Graham

Position: Accounts Receivable Administrator
Time of Employment: First year (contract)
Education: Bachelor of Business Administration, Mount Saint Vincent University
Interests: Outdoors, Hiking with her Family & Dog, the Arts, and Learning about the Cultures of all the Places she has Lived and Visited!

Sarah Morrissey

Position: Human Resources Assistant
Time of Employment: First year
Education: Bachelor of Business Administration, Camosun College
Interests: Family, Friends, Baking, and Dogs

Facilities and Maintenance

John Bibbey

Position: Facilities & Maintenance Manager
Time of Employment: 4 years
Education: MCA Yacht Engineering
Interests: Boating, Golfing, Field Hockey, Cricket, Rugby, and Quality Time with Family and Friends Around a BBQ

Carlos Mahinay

Position: Facilities & Maintenance Crew
Time of Employment: 3 years
Education: Electronic Technician
Interests: Playing Basketball

Marvin Azucena

Position: Facilities & Maintenance Crew
Time of Employment: 3 years
Education: Graduate of Computer Hardware Services
Interests: Playing Basketball and Going Fishing

Colter Johnson

Position: Facilities & Maintenance Crew
Time of Employment: First year
Education: Northern Lights College, Electrician
Interests: Boating, Fishing, Cooking, and Hunting

Oliver Munro

Position: Facilities & Maintenance Crew
Time of Employment: First year
Education: Red Seal Carpentry Certification
Interests: Surviving Parenthood, Dogs, Woodworking, The Outdoors, and Golf

Arlen Taparan

Position: Facilities & Maintenance Crew
Time of Employment: First year
Interests: Cooking and Spending Time with his Family

John Rey Palec

Position: Facilities & Maintenance Crew
Time of Employment: First year
Education: Computer Technology
Interests: Playing Basketball, Cooking, and Gardening

Yacht Park

Alex Strong

Position: Yacht Park Manager
Time of Employment: 8 years
Education: BA Geography, University of Victoria; Marine Service Technician, Quadrant Marine Institute
Interests: Road trips, Hiking, Biking, Baseball, Golfing, and Cooking

Jenna Gustafson

Position: Yacht Park Coordinator
Time of Employment: 6 years
Education: Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Diploma in Public Relations
Interests: Quilting, Fabric, Swimming, Yoga, Road Trips, and Doctor Who

Andrew Curtis

Position: Yacht Park Crew
Time of Employment: 7 years
Education: BSc. Financial Math & Economics (yr 3)
Interests: Motorcycle Touring, Hiking, Fishing, and Swimming

John Michael Sicat

Position: Yacht Detailing Crew
Time of Employment: First year
Education: 2nd Year of Electrical Trades at Camosun, BS Electrical Engineering Graduate from the Philippines
Interests: Snowboarding, Sky-Diving, Basketball, and Singing Karaoke

Matt Daniel

Position: Yacht Park Crew – Seasonal
Time of Employment: First year
Education: Attending Business Administration, Camosun College
Interests: Watching & Playing Hockey and Exploring the Island

Martin Lee

Position: Yacht Park Crew
Time of Employment: First year
Education: Red Seal Electrician, Ontario College of Trades
Interests: The Outdoors, Adventure, Family, and CNC Woodwork

Marcus Wiltsie

Position: Yacht Park Crew – Seasonal
Time of Employment: First year
Education: Attending Financial and Business Economics, York University
Interests: Rowing, Woodworking, and Computer Programming

Yacht Sales

Cameron Williams

Position: Yacht Sales
View Cameron’s Bio

Greg Andrew

Position: Yacht Sales
View Greg’s Bio

Fuel Dock

Dave Chappell

Position: Fuel Dock Supervisor
Time of Employment: First year
Interests: Fly Fishing and Wood Working

Jon McKenzie

Position: Fuel Dock Crew
Time of Employment: 1 year
Education: Military
Interests: Camping, Hiking, Soccer, Being on the Water, and Working Outdoors

Chris Ferguson

Position: Fuel Dock Crew – Seasonal
Time of Employment: 3 years
Education: Attending Faculty of Science, University of Victoria
Interests: Basketball, Hockey, Rugby, Boating, Travelling with Family, and Spending Time With Friends

Darby Peterson

Position: Fuel Dock Crew – Seasonal
Time of Employment: 1 year
Education: Attending University of Victoria: Bsc. Biology and Psychology
Interests: Hiking, Camping, Travelling, Reading, My Cats, and Shopping

Keaton Williams

Position: Fuel Dock Crew – Seasonal
Time of Employment: 2 years
Education: Attending Claremont Secondary School
Interests: Boating, Hockey, and Rugby

Max Tidman

Position: Fuel Dock Crew – Seasonal
Time of Employment: First year
Education: Attending Stelly’s Secondary School
Interests: Fishing, Boating, and Sports

Caitlyn Wiltsie

Position: Fuel Dock Crew – Seasonal
Time of Employment: First year
Education: Attending Environmental Planning Studies, University of Waterloo
Interests: Watercolor Painting, Hiking, Biking, and Camping

Breanne Cruickshank

Position: Fuel Dock Crew – Seasonal
Time of Employment: First year
Education: Attending Business Administration, Camosun College
Interests: Travelling, Adventure, and Shopping

Ericka Stringer

Position: Fuel Dock Crew – Seasonal
Time of Employment: First year
Education: Attending Camosun College
Interests: Sailing & Spending Time on the Water, Dogs, and Spending Time in Mexico