Captain Scott Null grew up fishing the waters of the Galveston Bay Complex and has hunted and fished on the Texas coast his whole life. Spurred by his advernturous spirit and desire to explore new waters, he has fished all along the Gulf Coast, from the southern tip of Texas to the Florida Everglades. Scott is a retired homicide detective who worked for the Houston Police Department for 2 years. Scott is now a regional sales representative for Mid-South Sports selling a wide variety of fishing, hunting, and camping equipment to outdoors shops throughout southeast Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi. He also writes a monthly column on kayak fishing for Texas Saltwater Fishing Magazine and has authored several fishing articles for Paddler Magazine. Joel McBride is a passionate and knowledgeable whitewater kayaker and fisherman, having frequently paddled and fished both rivers and freshwater lakes since he was a boy growing up in Maine. Joel lives along the banks of the Arkansas River with his wife and two daughters in the small, moutain town of Salida, CO. He has worked in sales and marketing for the most prominent paddlesports manufacturers for the past 15 years and although his days are busy, he never misses an opportunity to get his feet wet.