Capt. John Mincey is a former Operations Specialist in the United States Coast Guard. He started his career in the early 2000’s and progressed to the rank of Senior Chief over the next two decades. He has served on both coasts, on vessels up to 270′ sailing 3 oceans, and managing search and rescue command centers ashore.
After leaving the service, Capt. John has continued pursuing his passion in the maritime realm Commercial Fishing in western Alaska as well as racing sailboats in the Pacific Northwest.
Capt. John took over as the General Manager of the Maritime Training Center in 2023 where he continues to to pass down the joy of sailing and navigation to the next generation of mariners.