Jonathan Holdgate, The Lisa Lynn's captain, is a current senior at Massachusetts Maritime Academy studying Marine Transportation. He currently holds a 100 tonnage captains license-- when he graduates next spring he will hold an unlimited tonnage 3rd mates license.
Steven Tornovish, one of Lisa Lynn's mates, is a well-known Nantucketer. He is a retired Detective of Nantucket's very own police department. Steve, now spends his days helping on the Lisa Lynn and playing the guitar and harmonica at local events.
Ryan Holdgate, Lisa Lynn's first mate, is a current sophomore at Maine Maritime Academy. There, he is studying Vessel Operation Technology. With this degree, Ryan will graduate from MMA with a 1,600 ton license.