STAFF
Captain Ed Page
Ed Page
Founder/Senior Advisor
    Captain Page founded MXAK in 2001 and served as the Executive Director for 20 years.
Captain Ed Page
Captain Steve White

Executive Director

  • (907) 463-5078
  • Steve joined the Marine Exchange in September of 2021 after serving 31 years in the Coast Guard. His last assignment was Sector Commander and Captain of the Port for SE Alaska.

    Matt York
    Matt York
    DEPUTY DIRECTOR
    Matt enlisted with the Coast Guard in 1989 and served on the PT HARRIS out of Honolulu, HI.

    Shawn Mauldin
    John Hollingsworth
    Chief Operating Officer
    John joined the Marine Exchange in 2020 after retiring from the Coast Guard where he served for 26 years.
    Ken Phillips
    Ken Phillips

    Compliance Manager

    Originally from Arvada, Colorado, Ken joined the Marine Exchange in July 2013 after more than 22 years in the Coast Guard.

    Kristin Cadigan-McAdoo
    Kristin Cadigan

    Finance manager

    Kristin, daughter of a retired Coast Guard Captain, was raised in Juneau after transferring here when she was 10 years old.
    Jonathan Wood
    Jonathan Wood

    Assistant Finance Manager

    Originally from Kentucky, Jonathan joined the Marine Exchange staff in May 2014.
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    kim valverde

    Director of External Affairs

    Born and raised in southern California, Kim moved to Alaska in 2012 after graduating from California State University Channel Islands.


    Shawn Mauldin
    Shawn Mauldin

    Chief Solutions Officer

      Shawn hails from Valdez, from which he joined the Coast Guard for a 24 year career.


    Rick Sypeck
    Rick Sypeck

    Senior Maritime Information Specialist

    • (907) 463-4850
    • Rick has lived in Alaska for 20 years. Originally from Miami, Florida, he moved to Alaska after serving in the United States Marine Corps for 3 years.
      Brian Hinderberger

      BrYAn Hinderberger

      Chief Technical Officer

      Born and raised in the Midwest, Bryan first stepped foot in Alaska in 2006.  

      Ed Mayer
      Ed Mayer

      Engineering Technologist

      A graduate of the State University of New York at Binghamton, New York, Ed joined the Marine Exchange in the fall of 2010.
      Jen Karnik
      Jen Dillon

      Maritime Operations Analyst

      Jen likely acquired her wanderlust and fascination with underwater acoustics from her father, a former Navy submarine sonarman.
      Rob Mayer
      Rob Mayer

      IT Systems Technician

      Rob joined the U. S. Air Force right out of High School.

      Nick Hatch
      Nick Hatch

      Field Operations Supervsior

      Originally from Massachusetts, Nick joined the Marine Exchange technical staff in March 2013.
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      COLLIN WIGFIELD-GORKA

      FIELD TECHNICIAN

      Collin moved to Juneau from the East Coast to attend UAS in 2004.

      Erik Bachmann
      Erik Bachmann

      Field Technician

      Erik began his nautical career at an early age of 7 months when his parents purchased a Nor’Sea 27 sailboat.
      Erik Bachmann
      Ed Shanley

      Field Technician

      Raised in Juneau, Ed grew up on the waters of the inside passage of Southeast Alaska. He went on to earn a BLA in English and a teaching certificate from Montana State University.

      Matt Barnaby
      Matt Barnaby

      Maritime Information Specialist

      Matt was born to an Air Force family and spent his formable years in the low country of South Carolina, spending as much time possible doing all things ocean and water.
      Jason Hort

      Jason HOrt

      MARITIME INFORMATION SPECIALIST

      Prior to his time at MXAK, Jason worked as a math and science teacher in public schools outside Philadelphia while his wife earned her doctoral degree at the University of Pennsylvania.


      Denver Enoch
      Denver Enoch

      Maritime Information Specialist

      Denver was born in a small village on the outskirts of Straubenhardt, Germany.
      Amanda Landvik
      Amanda Landvik

      Maritime Information Specialist

      Amanda was born and raised on the Oregon Coast. She comes from generations of ocean-loving mariners and fisher-people and has always felt most at home near the sea.
      Dave Loomis

      Dave Loomis

      MARITIME INFORMATION SPECIALIST

      Originally from New York, Dave first moved to Alaska in 2003 to pursue a wildlife biology career and has traveled extensively throughout the state.