Sales Team

Our professional sales team is available seven days a week, 12 months a year to help you find the perfect boat for you and your family. While specializing in new Sea Rays and Beneteau Powerboats, our Sales Team are experts on our inventory of used and brokerage boats. With the assistance of a Clarks Landing Sales Professional you will find the perfect boat among the huge selection of Sea Rays, Beneteau Powerboats, trade-ins, Certified Pre-Owned and brokerage inventory.

Fred Beu - Sales Professional

Fred Beu

Sales Professional
Fred has recently moved to the Eastern Shore of Maryland and has over 25+ years of boating and cruising experience on the Chesapeake Bay. Prior to joining the team at Clarks Landing, he had the pleasure of being a “customer” of Sea Ray and Clarks Landing Yacht Sales for nearly 20 years. In addition to other boats, he's enjoyed owning a 21’ Sea Ray Laguna center console, a 370 Sundancer and a 440 Express Bridge which have been bought, sold and/or serviced at Clarks Landing. Fred loves to share his personal experience as a proud owner of multiple Sea Rays, a customer of Clarks Landing as well as his adventures cruising the Chesapeake Bay for over 25+ years. It is his pleasure and privilege to assist you throughout the process of buying or selling a pre-owned boat/yacht or in designing a new Sea Ray to meet your unique preferences. As he continues to immerse himself into the Eastern Shore and learn about your individual boating interests, he welcomes the opportunity to help you and your friends to experience the life-enriching pleasures of boating and exploring the beautiful waters of the Chesapeake Bay.
Joe Finlayson - Sales Professional

Joe Finlayson

Sales Professional
Joe grew up the product of a West Coast Fighter Pilot and a Southern Belle. As a Navy family he moved between coasts, across oceans before finally settling in Maryland. One thing that remained constant in a world of change, was the ocean. He's spent the majority of his life in and around the water. While in and directly after college he worked for NOLS in their kayak and sailing education teams in the Pacific Northwest. His favorite course involved sailing down the west coast of the USA before setting up camp in the Baja Peninsula of Mexico for a week of kayaking, surfing and diving. Joe comes from a background in Outdoor Recreation Equipment Sales and is excited about joining the Clarks Landing Family as a Yacht Broker. He looks forward to forging new partnerships with individuals and families seeking the best boat for their needs. He always places his customers' needs before his own and always strives to offer the best possible service experience over the course of your time together. As Jacques Cousteau once said, "The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever." I am excited to help you and your family find the best instrument to navigate that net of wonder together.
Mike Carr - Sales Professional

Mike Carr

Sales Professional
Growing up on the Severn River, Mike has been on and around a wide variety of boats, primarily through competitive sailing and coaching. He worked for McAlister Tugs and Towing in Baltimore, before attending Towson University to obtain a Bachelor of Science. Mike's work as well as social life has been surrounded by the marine industry; having a lifetime of boating on the Chesapeake Bay and extensive knowledge of the waterways on the East Coast. Mike is making a positive impact on Clarks Landing's already great reputation and he's looking forward to finding you a boat that fits your lifestyle.
Mike Hoak - Affiliate Broker

Mike Hoak

Affiliate Broker
Mike grew up on the Susquehanna River and has been an avid boater since he was 14. With over 20 years of experience in marine sales and service, and having owned HP Marine located in Havre de Grace, Maryland for 15 years, he brings extensive experience to our team. Focusing on service, he strives to keep himself accessible to customers at all times. With our outstanding reputation in the marine industry, he is very pleased to be an Affiliate Broker of Clarks Landing. We're happy to have Mike be a part of our company and allow us to have a footprint in the Baltimore area!
Paul J. Lash, C.P.Y.B - Affiliate Broker

Paul J. Lash, C.P.Y.B

Affiliate Broker
After a successful 36 year career in medical equipment sales & management with a premium on exceeding customer expectations, I came back to what I love; boats. I joined Clarks Landing in 2007 after experience with another boat dealership. My boating background includes a USCG Master license for vessels to 25 tons and some time spent as a Fly Fishing guide. With emphasis on repeat and referral business from satisfied customers, "Clarks Landing is a perfect fit for my business background. We sell fun - which can enhance family lifestyle."
Tom Ruggiero - Sales Professional

Tom Ruggiero

Sales Professional
Tom is an avid boater and fisherman. He is an entrepreneur and former restaurant owner with over 20 years of customer service experience. He understands putting the customers' needs first. After spending several years at the top of the bay as a broker, he is happy to be part of Clarks Landing's team in Shady Side. "Let me assist you in your next boat purchase, it would be my pleasure to find the right boat for you and your family!"
Tim Manton - Sales Professional

Tim Manton

Sales Professional
Growing up in the Midwest, Tim began boating at a very young age on the Great Lakes. With a long history in boating, he obtained the knowledge to create a foundation in boating including a 100 ton Captain's License. Tim is extremely passionate about boating and has a deep respect for the water. He strives to serve his customers in finding the right boat that fits them and helping to ensure an enjoyable experience along the way. Tim looks forward to building long-lasting relationships and friendships at Clarks Landing.

Service & Parts Team

The Clarks Landing Service Team is dedicated to providing exceptional service to our customers with high quality performance from every member of our team. Our technicians constantly continue their education and have extensive industry training.

Andrew Mauger - Road Technician

Andrew Mauger

Road Technician
Andrew recently joined our Kent Island Service Department as a Road Technician. He brings over 6 years of experience and knowledge working on diesel and gas engines. Andrew has a very positive attitude and goes above-and-beyond for his teammates and our customers. We are excited to have Andrew as part of our team!
Andy Dowell - Yard Manager

Andy Dowell

Yard Manager
You can find Andy at our Shady Side Yacht Yard operating the travelifts and other machinery.
Calvin Matthews - Technician

Calvin Matthews

Calvin joined the Clarks Landing Yard Crew at Shady Side where he started as a Yard Manager. He has recently made the move to our Technician team! Calvin has been in the marine industry for over 5 years.
Dan Cable - Parts Clerk

Dan Cable

Parts Clerk
Dan has been in the marine industry since 2002 working as a Marine Propeller Technician. Since then he's worked as a Service and Parts Manager for Chaparral Boats, Yard and Service Manager at a marina, and has worked with Volvo, Mercruiser, Mercury, Yamaha and Kohler parts and service for 11 years. Dan's goal at Clarks Landing is to maintain excellent customer relations to ensure the reputation as a high quality Service and Parts Department. His hobbies include cruising the Chesapeake Bay, scuba diving and fishing.
Devon Randal - Detailing Crew

Devon Randal

Detailing Crew
Devon is part of our detailing crew at Shady Side. He's been a great addition to our team! Devon has vast experience working on small boats to large yachts!
Doug Flanagan - Parts Manager

Doug Flanagan

Parts Manager
Doug runs our Parts Department at the Kent Island location. He's been with Clarks Landing for 10 years now an has worked in our Service Department as well. Doug is an expert at finding those difficult parts.
Efrain Rivera - Detailing Crew

Efrain Rivera

Detailing Crew
Efrain is one of our best detailers! He's been with the Detailing team for over 12 years and takes extreme pride in his work.
Felipe Reyes - Yard Crew

Felipe Reyes

Yard Crew
Felipe has been a member of the Clarks Landing Yard Crew for several years. He is a hard-worker who is always looking for more to do! The customers enjoy interacting with Felipe who's always making people smile!
Jose Reyes - Detailing Crew

Jose Reyes

Detailing Crew
Jose has been a key part of our Kent Island Detailing Crew since 2011. Before Jose joined Clarks Landing he had his own business, Sea Reyes, where he detailed Sea Rays! Jose has a great attitude and always has a smile on his face.
Justin Britton - Shop Foreman

Justin Britton

Shop Foreman
*Sea Ray Certified* *Raymarine Certified* *Mercruiser Certified* Justin has been in the marine industry for over 15 years and the auto industry as well. He brings not only customer service experience but also technician experience. Justin enjoys spending time with customers to address their boating requests while managing the Shady Side Shop and Yard.
Karen Mongold - Assistant Parts Manager

Karen Mongold

Assistant Parts Manager
Karen has been providing Clarks Landing's loyal customers with exceptional service for over 10 years. You can find at the technicians parts counter assisting our mechanics or at the customer counter helping out our Shady Side customers.
Kim Chaplin - Service Advisor

Kim Chaplin

Service Advisor
*Brunswick Warranty Certified* Kim has been with Clarks Landing since 1993 and brings over 22 years of customer service and marine experience. Kim can be found assisting our Kent Island customers with their boating issues and doing whatever she can to get them back on the water.
Mike Turner - Yard Crew

Mike Turner

Yard Crew
You can find Mike assisting the Yard Manager at our Shady Side facility. Mike is a hard-worker and has been a fantastic addition to our Service Team.
Paul Patterson - Technician

Paul Patterson

Paul is an experienced technician who brings valuable knowledge on sterndrives and outboards to our team. Paul ran his own mobile marine business for 5 years and has worked at top marinas most of his career. You can find Paul at our Shady Side Yacht Yard working on our customers' yachts.
Rick Thames - Rigger Foreman

Rick Thames

Rigger Foreman
Raymarine Certified Technician
Mercruiser, Sea Ray and Kohler Certified
Rick has been with Clarks Landing for over 11 years! He is our lead rigger and can be found out in the yard getting our new boats ready to go in the water. Rick's goal is to make sure every new boat is delivered to 100% customer satisfaction.
Rufus Pinkett - Yard Manager

Rufus Pinkett

Yard Manager
Certified Travel Lift Operator
Rufus runs our yard at our Kent Island location. He is extremely familiar with all the yard equipment and runs the operations on a day-to-day basis. Rufus is a friendly face always going out of his way to make our customers happy.
Sam Miller - Detailing Crew

Sam Miller

Detailing Crew
Sam is a long term member of our Shady Side Detailing Crew. Sam brings a great attitude and lots of motivation to our team, he's a fantastic addition.
Shawn Kolbrecki - Technician

Shawn Kolbrecki

Shawn comes to us from our neighbor, Shady Oaks Marina! He's spent his whole life on the water, was a waterman when he was younger, and spends his free time fishing and crabbing in the Shady Side area. We are excited to have Shawn aboard and you can see him working on boats around the Shady Side Yacht Yard.

Office Staff

Our office staff assists the Sales, Service and Parts Departments as well as manages the day-to-day operations for our Yacht Yards.

Jeff Truesdale - General Manager

Jeff Truesdale

General Manager
Jeff is the managing partner for both Maryland Clarks Landing locations. Jeff started in the boating industry a few years after graduating college working at his Uncle's marina in Point Pleasant, NJ. In 1997, Jeff and his cousin, George, expanded into the Maryland market with the purchase of a Sea Ray boat dealership on the Eastern Shore. His goals have been and continue to be motivating and inspiring his team to provide Clarks Landing customers the best boat buying experience on the Chesapeake Bay!
Amy Griest - Comptroller

Amy Griest

Amy has recently joined our team as the new Comptroller. She heads up our busy bookkeeping office and actively works with all departments to evolve processes for best practices and best customer service. Amy enjoys working with our crew to insure a good team spirit and safe work place. Her main office is at our company headquarters in our Shady Side Yacht Yard.
Jen Corken - Director of Sales & Marketing

Jen Corken

Director of Sales & Marketing
Jen has been with Clarks Landing for several years and has been an integral part of our team. She oversees the entire sales process with the sales team, manages the inventory, works closely with our partners at Sea Ray and Beneteau and facilitates best practices. She helps improve our company's and sales team's objectives. She graduated from Towson University with a Bachelor of Science and has been in the marketing industry for 15 years. Jen grew up on the Chesapeake Bay and loves being around water and boating. She has her Maryland Boating License and has plans to get her USCG Captains License in the future.
Katie Purner - Accountant & HR

Katie Purner

Accountant & HR
Katie is new to our team but brings a lot of positive energy and we're excited to have her! She works at our Shady Side Yacht Yard as an accountant. Born and raised in South County, she has a great appreciation for the water. She currently resides in Shady Side with her two little boys and loves spending time with her family.
Ray Garville - Business Manager

Ray Garville

Business Manager
He was born in New York, grew up in Miami and has lived in the Annapolis area for over 30 years. He has worked in the sales and finance industry for over 25 years with 18 years in mortgage banking including running his own company. Ray truly enjoys helping people achieve their goals and ensuring they have the very best buying experience possible. He is looking forward to helping you anyway he can and helping you enjoy the boating lifestyle.