Meet Our Owner


Capt. Tim Kleihege is a product of Northwest Indiana. He attended La Lumiere High School in La Porte, Indiana and graduated with a Political Economy degree from Hillsdale College in Michigan in 1985.  Capt. Kleihege was employed and a partner with two Specialist trading entities on the Chicago Stock Exchange from 1985 until 2003.


During his trading career as a member of the Chicago Stock Exchange he was also the owner of Great Lakes Marine Surveying, Inc., a member of The Society of Accredited Marine Surveyors (S.A.M.S). and The American Boat and Yacht Council. He received his United States Coast Guard license in 2003.




Capt. Kleihege resides in La Porte, Indiana with his wife Katie and three kids, Matthew (17), Ana (14) and William (9).





Capt. Tim Kleihege and his father (Paul) fishing on Lake Michigan.