43 y/o, professional geologist, father of two. Taught to love fishing by my maternal grandfather. Favorite gear: Rapala top water jointed minnows, G-Loomis spin-jig rod, Shimano Stradic 2500 reel. Most of my experience is on warm water streams. On the bucket list: Alaska salmon and halibut, flounder, Atlantic Mahi, yellowfin tuna.