Bio: Captain Sam Lunday
Sam was raised in Gainesville, Georgia and moved to the Caribbean New Year’s Eve 2005 with his wife Laura. He earned his BA in Business Management from the University of Georgia (Go Dawgs!).
In his previous life he was known as “The Chicken Man.” He was a Plant Manager in chicken processing plants throughout the U.S. including Cagle’s, Perdue and Fieldale Farms. He turned in his smock and moved to the Caribbean with a dream to become a Boat Captain. He has a 20 year old daughter named Lindsay who attends UGA.
Sam loves the water and captaining our boat, VIBE1. His goal every day is to show-off our beautiful islands and ensure our guests have the best day of their vacation! His specialty is bringing guests to local spots, away from the commercial areas, and introducing them to the real island way of life and its people.
Bio: Laura Lunday
Laura was an Air Force brat, born in Lake Charles Louisiana and raised in North Dakota and Georgia. She earned her BA in English Literature from Mercer University and her Masters of Public Administration from Georgia College and State University in Macon Georgia.
Prior to moving to St. Thomas, Laura was a civil service employee who worked as a Contracting Officer for the US Air Force. She has a 23 year old son named Jared who currently lives in Atlanta, GA.
Laura works behind the scenes answering e-mails and taking care of the finances for VIBE as well as working full-time for a wonderful company in St. Thomas called Fintrac.