Jeff was born and raised in Wickliffe, Ohio along the shores of Lake Erie by parents Richard and Lynn who are now enjoying their retirement there.
After graduating high school he attended Kent State University followed by a few years helping in the family business.
Hearing the call of open waters again he enlisted in the United States Coast Guard, serving our country for over ten years and earning several promotions and decorations including the Commandants Letter of Commendation.
Jeff then served as chief engineer aboard a 120 foot yacht sailing the Caribbean, Southeast, Northeast and the Mediterranean. After being at sea on and off for nearly 16 years it was time for him to settle down. Jeff took over a prominent yacht dealer service department servicing yachts to 110 feet in 7 locations in two states focusing on excellent service and top notch customer service.
Jeff joined Florida Yacht Group and Eastern Yachts in January of 2013 and he looks forward to providing the outstanding customer service experience all Florida Yacht Group/Eastern Yachts customers deserve.