|Number of Crew:
Keagan and Olivia's Profile
OLIVIA WILL BE JOINING KEAGAN ON CHARTERS AS CHEF/FIRST MATE FROM MID MAY, 2019
Keagan completed his Royal Yacht Academy (RYA) Coastal Yacht Master License with Commercial Endorsement in June 2017. His love for sailing began through exposure to boating and sailing with his parents. He has over fifteen hundred logged miles and has sailed as first mate and co-captain in the BVI on many occasions.
He has led an adventurous lifestyle during his 24 years, beginning with his early years in South Africa and life on a game farm riding ATV’s, camping, hunting and skeet shooting. His family then relocated to the USA where he continued his outdoor adventures water skiing, wake boarding and boating at their lake house in Virginia as well as snow skiing, snowboarding and dirt bike riding. He has also bungee jumped the 3rd highest bungee in the world at 216m, has been shark cage diving and sky-diving.
Heook a gap year after high school and back-packed through Fiji, Australia, Thailand, Cambodia, Panama and Cost Rica before attending Colorado University where he earned his degree in marketing and in addition, an entrepreneurial certificate.
Keagan often took an informal lead in group projects with his classmates at college. He was also voted president of his freshman fraternity class and maintained a leadership position in his fraternity throughout his duration at college.
He is a ‘people person’, hence enjoys meeting new people and building close relationships with others. His peers describe him as an outgoing, enthusiastic person with a positive attitude and terrific communication skills.
Olivia has a natural talent for making you feel as though you’ve known her forever – fun loving, vivacious and energetic – she will be sure to create a warm stay that will be enjoyable and carefree for each of her guests.
Warm weather and a passion for the sea brought her from Northern Virginia to The University of Tampa, Florida, where she thoroughly enjoyed being closer to the sea. She has always been an avid traveler and found a love for the Virgin Islands after visiting many times with her family since a young child.
Along with her enthusiasm for travel, cooking, and hospitality, she has also found joy in photography. After studying not only digital, but film photography, Olivia will be sure to capture each Kodak moment as they come.
Without a doubt, Olivia and Keagan will create the most memorable vacation you, your friends, and your family could ever experience!