John-Collins

John Collins

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John Collins is a deckhand aboard the Royal Polaris, where he has worked since 2003.  After graduating from Reseda High School, John joined the Navy and retired after 27 years as a Master Chef Quartermaster.  From 1987-1991, he managed Point Loma Sportfishing.  In 1991, he obtained his captain’s license.  Before coming to the Royal Polaris, he worked on the long-range sportfisher, the American Angler for twelve years.

John is married to Judy Collins, with whom he has two sons and a daughter.  His hobbies are fishing, and spending time with his family.

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