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Faculty Detail


Captain Pamela Coughlin


Instructor of Nautical Science

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Pamela became a captain with SEA in August of '08. Following a love of the sea and sailing ships, she began her maritime career in the spring of '95. Since that time, she has served in a variety of sail training vessels including the US Brig Niagara, the Pride of Baltimore II, the Schooner Harvey Gamage, the Scow Schooner Gas Light, and the Schooner Seaward, sailing as Master or Mate since 2001. Beginning September '09 she broadened her piloting and shiphandling skills as a San Francisco Bay Ferry Boat Captain.

Licenses & Certifications

  • U.S. Coast Guard Licensed Master, 1600 Tons, Steam, Motor, and Auxiliary Sail, Upon Oceans
  • Radar Observer Unlimited
  • Able Seaman Unlimited