About Us

Thumb Area Charter Captain'sSafety First

The Thumb Area Charter Captain’s Association was established to promote recognition of the charter industry in the thumb area and to insure the general public that when chartering with a member captain your safety is our first priority.

Our Mission Statement:

  • To promote the recognition of the charter industry and the professionalism of the charter captains in the thumb area.
  • To insure the general public that our vessels are fully inspected by the State of Michigan and the Captains are licensed by the United States Coast Guard. To secure continued fish plants, improve our harbor facilities, and to promote the thumb area.

Association Officers:

Chris Roth 989-553-3435
Email: croth3037@hotmail.com
Vice President
Dan Cruchon 586-212-4030
Email: FISHING@greatlakes.net
Andrew Cavalier 586-226-9455
Email: info@goodnewscharters.com

Dennis Cook 810-404-1875
Email: dennis@fin-lander.com
Drug Testing Coordinators
Chris Roth 989-553-3435
Email: croth3037@hotmail.com
Tom Carriveau 989-550-1234
Email: tomsden@comcast.net
Associate Members
Jerry Lawrence
Ken Merckel