Andrew Edelstein


Andrew is retired after a long career as a professional Mariner. His professional life included 16 years as a deck officer in the U.S. Merchant Marine sailing on many types of ships on all coasts of the United States and on Oceans around the world. He completed his career at sea as Captain of a nearly 1000’ long cargo ship, moving on to a 23 year career as a Harbor Pilot at the port of Port Everglades. He holds credentials as a Master Mariner of vessels of any gross tonnage upon all Oceans as well as various endorsements as first class pilot. Currently, Andrew is spending his retirement years running upon the mountain trails near Missoula, MT. and around the world.