Our Managing Director is responsible for the day-to-day operations of Top Catch including bookings, marketing and promotions. By profession, Shivonne is a Marine Scientist with over 8 years experience in marine protected area management, policy development and research and is also a final year PhD student at the national university. As our sustainability expert she is constantly exploring new avenues to use eco-friendly products in all aspects of Top Catch’s operations. With a passion for the marine environment she skilfully shares information with customers on the importance of Tobago’s aquatic ecosystems.
Captain Kirth ‘Lemon’ McPherson
With over 35 years experience navigating Tobago’s coastal waters, Captain Kirth is one of the best seamen on the island. He started fishing with his grandfather at the age of 8 where he developed a love for the ocean. As a young man, he was able to purchase his first boat named ‘Padee’ after his grandfather and over the years has constantly upgraded both his Vessels and his marine skills. In addition to his portfolio as launch captain of both Padee Again Fishing Charters and Top Catch, Kirth is also a licensed engineer, Padi divemaster and certified in first aid, CPR and emergency response. His friendly nature is sure to put even first-time customers at ease.