Guest Speakers for Pennsylvania
Speaker Location Topics Covered
Capt. John McDevitt Drexel Hill, PA

Navigation, geography, engines, electronics, marine electricity, marine corrosion, marine fire protection, assisting the new boat owner.

USCG Captain - 100 tons; holds six ABYC Marine Certifications and teaches for ABYC (American Boat & Yacht Council)

Ed Gibson, Sr. Elizabeth, PA

Marine surveying, yachts, small craft, rebuilding boats.

Daniel J. Benny Harrisburg, PA

Watercraft security, boating safety, rules of the road.

USCG Auxiliary Instructor, PA Fish and Boat Commission Instructor.

Arthur Hill Philadelphia, PA

Boating and lightning, battleships. May request fee/travel expense.

Fred Messerly Red Lion, PA

Erie Canal: 12 Years of experience - 25 minute slide presentation. Canoe and small boat hull design and use. Tips for cruising Chesapeake to Erie, Oswego and Champlain Canals and FL Okeechobee Waterway from Stuart to Ft Myers Canoe Shop Owner.

David McQuiston Pittsburgh, PA

Litigation issues - boating accidents, marine insurance issues, liability for damages to yacht.