Originally from Connecticut, Toby Sullivan fished for crab around Kodiak and in the Bering Sea from 1975 to 1993 and also fished herring, halibut, and sea cucumbers on his own 36 foot boat until 2002. He continues to gillnet salmon every summer at his setnet site in Uganik Bay on Kodiak Island, as he has since 1983. Toby has been writing about the lives of commercial fishermen for many years and is a regular performer at the Fisher Poets Gathering in Astoria, Oregon. He has been the Executive Director of the Kodiak Maritime Museum since 2008. He lives in Kodiak.
At Kodiak College, Toby is both a math and writing tutor in The Learning Center.
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