Bill Barker - Owner/Captain
Captain Bill Barker owner of Sea Tow Eastern Long Island, is a skilled marine mechanic and shipwright. Bill's comprehensive experience includes a 100 Ton License as a Master Near Coastal Route with the Commercial Assistance Towing endorsement, a certified oil spill hazwopper technician and is the salvage master. As a native "East Ender," he has been fortunate not only to be the owner of the first Sea Tow area but also the owner and custodian of the original Sea Tow tow boat: Sea Tow 1.
With Bill's care "Sea Tow 1" may someday be a candidate for the Smithsonian.
Brian Becker - Captain
Captain Brian Becker joined Sea Tow Eastern Long Island in 1997. Brian is a full time physical education teacher which means when school is not in session, Brian can be found working out of Southold and Mattituck as a primary Captain. Captain Brian holds the O.U.P.V. Coast Guard license with the Commercial Assistance Towing endorsement. His skill as a teacher is carried over and put to work as our training officer. Brian can also be found manning our dispatch center when an extra hand is needed.
Garrett Moore - Captain
Captain Garrett Moore joined Sea Tow Eastern Long Island in 2010. Garrett is a full time history teacher at Riverhead High School. Captain Garrett holds a 50 ton Masters Coast Guard license with the Commercial Assistance Towing Endorsement. He mainly covers the western Peconic Bay from our Deephole Creek location.
Jim Smith - Captain
Captain Jim Smith joined Sea Tow Eastern Long Island in 2001. Captain Jim knows the area like the back of his hand and is a welcome addition to their roster of duty Captain s. Captain Jim holds a 25 ton License as a Master Near Coastal Route with the Commercial Assistance Towing endorsement.
Pete Laz - Captain
Captain Pete Laz joined Sea Tow Eastern Long Island in 2005. His background on the water includes running his own charter boat as well as a professional delivery captain on the East coast between Maine and Florida. Capt. Pete holds a 100 ton License as a Master Near Coastal Route with the commercial assistance towing endorsement. Capt. Pete is an experienced diver and underwater photographer and was a Marine Science teacher before joining Sea Tow. If you see Capt. Pete on the water he will be at the helm of a yellow boat and if you see him on land he will be cruising on a V Twin bike.