Veteran Deckhand Mike Fourtner returns to the Time Bandit for his 14th season. Mike holds a Coast Guard 100 Ton Masters License, and is the co-owner of salmon gill netting boat, the Bristol Tide.
Mike was born in Cambridge, MN and grew up in Homer, AK. He holds an Associate Degree in Business Administration from Lower Columbia College in Longview, WA. He and wife Laci live in Washington State with their two Boxers.
A true ‘adrenaline junkie’, when he is not out at sea, Mike is a volunteer fireman in his hometown. His personal interests include basketball, hunting, fishing and scuba diving.
Deadliest Catch Season 9! Premiers mid April, 2013
9pm E/P Tuesdays only on Discovery Channel
Life's not a journey where you arrive in heaven in a well-preserved body, but rather where you skid in sideways saying, "Wow! That was one hell of a ride!"