I have been a fly-fisherman all my life.
The fish I am fondest of are Atlantic salmon from any river
and Steelhead from the Salmon River which flows through the
towns of Altmar and Pulaski in New York State. Why do I consider
Steelhead only from the Salmon River? The Salmon River is the
closest steelhead river to where I live in Belmont, Massachusetts.
My educational and career background includes
a BA degree from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut and
an MBA from the Columbia Uiversity Graduate School of Business.
I was a practicing CPA from 1975 until 1998. I retired in 1998
to devote my time to fly-fishing, writing, and photography.
If the joy of fly-fishing is based in overcoming
problems, then I have enjoyed some success. I don't know everything
but every moment spent on the water provides me with opportunities
to experience some frustration, overcome some problems, and
learn something new. I plan to write magazine articles for
publication and particular aspects of fly-fishing. My longer
term goal is to combine magazine articles into a published