Your skipper, Bill, spent 10 years on active duty in the US Navy,
all of which was in the Navigation Department. Bill ultimately became qualified
as Tug Master and was assigned duty as Tug Master of YTB779 at Sub Base Bangor,
Silverdale, WA. He has traveled and dove the western hemisphere.
Bill has his Coast Guard Credentials as Master - 100 Ton, and is trained and
certified for STCW-95 and Survival Craft. Bill is currently a PADI Divemaster,
PADI Rescue Diver and certified in First AID and CPR. With over 30 years of
boating, diving, and fishing he is literally into water (N2H2O).
Bill and his wife Lori have been married for over 30 years. Lori allows him the
latitude to follow his dreams. When asked by someone if she is a diver she just
tells them "No, but I'm a good bubble watcher". Being a non diver herself she
supports the group and enjoys the travel and fishing.
Bill and Lori have 2 sons. Their oldest son along with his wife and 2 daughters
make their home in Oregon, while their youngest son is in the US Navy, stationed
The Stillwell Family look forward to meeting you and saying