Jeff has been tying flies and fly fishing for over 45 years. He has studied fly tying under expert tiers such as Chris Helm, Lefty Kreh, Bill Skilton, Bob Clouser and more. He is a member of the Suncoast Fly Fishers Club and Fly Fishers International and has attended numerous International Fly-tying Symposiums. He enjoys tying flies to match natural hatches but is also known to experiment with unique materials to create new effects. He has fly fished in locations from Alaska to Florida and many places in between. He currently resides in Tampa with his wife, Jerri, who is also an instructor at William Holland.