Pierre WallinderDirector of Operations
Alexandra WallinderSailing Instructor & Visionary
Alexandra “Al” is a passionate teacher who loves children and to see them succeed on the water. She is wonderful with all ages, but is especially fond of the Junior Sail Campers.
Captain Tim OverdorfASA Sailing Instructor
Recently Tim decided it was time to help introduce others into the wonderful world of sailing and now holds instructor credentials for ASA 101, 103, 104, 105 and 114. Tim believes that it is never too late to begin your sailing career, and if stricken with the sailing bug like he was it wouldn’t take very long before you can be captaining your very own charter boat in the tropics.
Captain Justin SircusASA Sailing Instructor
From commercial fishing in the Florida Keys to Coast Guard Patrols throughout the US East Coast and Caribbean, Justin has been working on the water for most of his life. Now a Licensed Captain and Certified ASA sailing instructor, he brings his experience to Sail Buffalo!
Captain Daniel C BrittInstructor ASA Classes
Worldwide traveler, freelance writer and restorer of an old church, Dan recently took his 100 t USCG license and became an ASA 201 Certified Sailing Instructor. He loves summers in Buffalo but is already planning for work in the Caribbean during winter months.
Flora AdamsJunior Sail Camp Councelor
Flora’s energy and good spirited nature is highly appreciated among all campers and staff! She has been with Sail Buffalo for several years already and we are looking forward to many more. She ensures everybody is trying their best and puts in the hard work so the learning includes tidying up as well. Flora has been sailing for 15 years in a variety of boats and is excited to pass her knowledge at Sail Buffalo’s Junior Sail Camp.
Nick WallinderAssistant Sailing Instructor & Co-Founder
Nick WallyWorld graduated from SUNY Maritime College with a BE in Naval Architecture 2016! Now he resides in Cleveland OH where he works for Great Lakes Group. He will also teach sailing out of Cleveland, on his Catalina 27, booking requests can be sent to us or to him directly during evenings and weekend only.
A life long sailor with a passion for everything water, he teaches with both patience and a strong sense of safety. He has a 3rd mate unlimited tonnage USCG license, past Gold medalist of Junior Olympics 420 class and ASA Certified Student 101-103. (Soon-to-be Instructor as well).