Larry was born and raised in the Dothan, Alabama area. After his enlistment in the United States Army he moved to Chicago, Illinois. Here he began working on a 850 passenger dinner cruise making his way up to Captain over time. Licensed in 2011, Larry holds a 100 ton master. He has experience working as a chief mate on cruise ships in the past. Larry has traveled all along the coast ranging from Maine, to the Keys, to Alaska, and all in between. Larry has been with his wife Amanda for 10 years and has 4 children. He has been navigating the back bays of Orange Beach since 2019.