- ASA Certified Basic Keelboat, Basic Coastal Cruising, Coastal Navigation, Bareboat Charter Instructor
- Thirty years Sailing experience
- Active racer
Stan has been sailing and teaching at Spinnaker Sailing Since 1996. He still has a day job at NASA Ames Research Center at Moffett Field. He is a founder of the Ames Sailing Club and former Commodore of the Los Gatos Yacht Club. Stan sailed across the Atlantic Ocean in 1992 to replicate Columbus’ historic voyage. He also likes photography, music, and wine tasting.