Carissa Dressel

Carissa Dressel

Owner & President

Carissa started the Waves Boat & Social Club and concept in 2004.  She runs the club, overseeing the operation, acquisitions, marketing and sales.  She met her husband, Aaron, through the boat club in 2006; since then having 2 children. Carissa enjoys boating, golfing and swimming with her family.

Tel: 941-408-5171   Send Carissa a message  
Dean Smith

Dean Smith

Sales for Sarasota

Dean is the membership representative for Sarasota.  He can get you out on the water as a Waves members.

Dean has been in the boat club industry for 22 years.  He is very knowledgeable in all areas of boating; fishing, good social spots, etc.

Read Full Bio   Tel: 941-914-0356  
Richard Faria

Richard Faria

Membership Sales for Englewood

Richard is in charge of membership sales/information for Englewood at our Stump Pass Location.

Richard has years of boating/sailing knowledge.  He is semi-retired and used to work at ADT for years.  He loves being around the water and working with people.  

Read Full Bio   Tel: 941-400-1961   Send Richard a message  
Luciana Belfiglio

Luciana Belfiglio

Member Services Manager

Luciana has been with Waves in different roles since the beginning.  She is an intregal part of the whole member experience.  She sets up new member orientations, manages all the boat reservations and organizes the popular social events.  Lu works out of the Cortez office.

Tel: 941-795-1600   Send Luciana a message  
Gwen Dault

Gwen Dault

Customer Satisfaction Specialist

Gwen's priority is customer satifaction.  She is the first point of contact to report and any customer issues, take feedback, suggestions, etc. and to get it advanced and resolved in a timely manner.  In addition, Gwen helps Lu with reservations, organizing orienations, socials, and more.  

Tel: 941-795-1600   Send Gwen a message  
Donna Lamoureaux

Donna Lamoureaux

Financial Manager

Donna has been with Waves for over two years. She works as the financial manager at the Boat Yard office.  She oversees the vendor & customer accounts, managing the books as well as doing the company payroll.  In her free time, she also is a professional musician as a singer/songwriter.

Tel: 941-923-1616   Send Donna a message  
Robert Belfigltio

Robert Belfigltio

Head of Operations

Bob has been with Waves in many roles since 2005.  He is currently in charge of fleet operations.  He and his crew manage the maintenance, and parts of the fleet, customer & dockstaff training, etc.

Bob has been in the boat club business for over 20 years.  He has many areas of expertise including holding a captains license, running many different marinas, and more.  Bob loves to fish, golf...

Read Full Bio   Tel: 941-448-4146   Send Robert a message  
Ken Boehme

Ken Boehme

Sales for Bradenton

Ken will help to educate you on all of what Waves has to offer!

Ken lives on his sailboat and has travelled the world with his wife Sarah.  Prior to Waves, he was in the insurance business for 30 years before retiring to live the Florida dream.

Read Full Bio   Tel: 941-914-4008   Send Ken a message  
Trevor Hoff

Trevor Hoff

Fleet Maintenance Manager

Trevor halps to manager the Waves fleet - he does regular maintenance, repairs, troublesooting, towing, breaking in new boats, repairs, etc.  He also helps with fishing clinics as well as an abundance of other important duties.

Steve Shaw

Steve Shaw

Head Dockmaster The Boat Yard

Steve is in charge of the boats and docks for our South Sarasota location.  He takes care of our valuable members by helping them and their gear on and off the boats.  He helps to maintain the fleet, he cleans, troubleshoots, etc.  He is extremely helpful, friendly and detail oriented with a strong knowledge of boats & the waterways.

Tel: 941-923-1616  
Will Cockfield

Will Cockfield

Head Dockmaster Phillippi Harbor Club

Will is in charge of the boats and docks for our North Sarasota location at Phillippi Creek.  He takes care of our valuable members by helping them, their friends/familys and gear on and off the boats.  He helps to maintain the fleet, he cleans, troubleshoots, etc.  He is energetic, friendly and and very helpful.

Tel: 941-527-5404