Stephen Perry, Marine Surveyor

Summary of Qualifications





Professional Marine Surveyor providing Condition & Valuation surveys for Bank Financing, Insurance & Pre-purchasing.  Also provide Damage Reports for same. Consultant for yacht upgrading and restoration projects.  Services provided for the NY/NJ/CT region; clients also located in the Caribbean.




Owner of Brick Hill Woodworks, my own yacht repair, restoration and custom woodworking business specializing in marine woodworking and cabinetry for yachts; general repairs and upgrades.  25 years experience in carpentry and woodworking.




Croton Sailing School:  Survey and evaluate sailing vessels for purchase by the sailing school; maintain fleet of three 26 ft. and seven 24 ft. keelboats, plus various small daysailors.  Responsibilities include all aspects of insuring the safe operation of the rental/instructional fleet and identifying potential problems before they develop. 




U.S. Coast Guard Licensed Captain; U.S. Sailing Certified Keelboat Instructor; also provide classroom instruction for the public as a member of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary.  Topics include selecting a boat for purchase, general use considerations, basic construction & design parameters.




Crew on “Dark Lady,” a Camper-Nicholson 35, during the 2003 Marion Bermuda Race. Vessel finished second in her Division & was first in Shorthanded Division. Extensive coastal & offshore sailing experience in New England waters; owned & maintained five sailing vessels ranging in size from 16-36 ft.





§         Surveying Fiberglass Boats (The WoodenBoat School)


§         Marine Accident Investigation & Analysis (ABYC)


§         Electrical Systems in Boats (ABYC)




§         American Red Cross:  Adult CPR, Infant & Child CPR, Standard First Aid


§         SeaSchool:  O.U.P.V. Captain’s License course


§         U.S.C.G. Auxiliary:  Advanced Coastal Navigation, SAR, Weather


§         U.S. Sailing:  Keelboat Instructor Certification




§         Dutchess Community College:  Business Management


§         SUNY College at Purchase:  Continuing Ed. Liberal Arts/Sciences



American Boat & Yacht Counsel

U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary


National Fire Protection Association

U.S. Sailing



Will be furnished upon request




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