Engineer/ Technical Writer
With nearly a decade of time at Nordhavn, Mike currently handles the electrical system design for all boats, serves as a compliance officer to ensure boats meet ABYC and other applicable standards, and oversees the production of the owner’s manual and drawings provided with each boat. Mike brings a rich mixture of engineering experience and writing talent to the Nordhavn team. Before spending a number of years as an engineer on commercial ships, Mike earned a degree in Marine Systems Engineering from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, NY, and an unlimited U.S.Coast Guard 3rd Assistant Engineer’s license. He also spent more than 10 years in the world of recreational boating journalism as an editor for titles including Sea, Lakeland Boating and Go Boating – and currently writes articles for Professional Boatbuilder magazine, Boating magazine and others.