David Cowie


Beth Black

Operations Manager

Alex Mott

Construction Coordinator

Julie Copenhaver

Marketing Director

Claire Dresselhaus

Project Coordinator

Danny Lucerne


Colleen Crawford

Administrative Director

Abby Pennington

Medical Coordinator

Doug Sparks

Executive Director

Nicky Mingledorf

Fundraising Chair

Next Wave Capt.

Coming Soon

Our Crew

on board & on shore

Our crew members are  full-time mariners who work and live aboard M/V Pacific Hope and S/Y Next Wave. We’re always looking for professionals with experience in the galley, engineering, welding, construction, maintenance, and deck. If you’re interested in working on one of our vessels reach out! Currently hiring full-time positions for all vessels. On-Shore positions come open from time to time. Please send an email to info@mvpacifichope.org.