Our engineers are graduates of the United States Merchant Marine Academy, a world class institution that trains future mariners for life at sea. They each have years of experience sailing on commercial, military, and cruise ships, in addition to a vast knowledge of luxury yachting vessels.
With FHG Marine Engineering, every technician that works on your vessel understands what it means to have a machinery malfunction at sea. We strive to ensure this never happens to you.wer.
Meet the Team
Co-Founder & CEO
Richard graduated from the United States Merchant Marine Academy with a degree in Marine Engineering. He gained experience on cargo ships, cable laying vessels, cruise ships, and US Navy vessels while upgrading his USCG License to First Assistant Engineer Unlimited Horsepower. He also has years of experience working on luxury and superyachts and is a member of the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers(SNAME).
Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer
Katie graduated summa cum laude from the University of San Diego with a degree in International Relations. While at USD, she sailed around the world with Semester at Sea on the MV Explorer. As an Asian Studies minor, she later lived and worked abroad in China. Before FHG, she was a humanitarian with the International Committee of the Red Cross Delegation to the United Nations.
Co-Founder & Chief Engineering Officer
Rob Fletcher began his career with a job at a boatyard as a teenager. His passion for marine service led him to pursue a degree in Marine Engineering at the United States Merchant Marine Academy. Upon graduation he sailed on Navy Supply Ships as an Engineering Officer and upgraded his USCG License to First Assistant Engineer Unlimited Horsepower.