Meet West Yachts' Brokers:
Russ & Leslie Meixner - Owners
Russ Meixner - Yacht Broker - New & Used Power and Sail Boat Specialist. Besides listing and selling boats in the Pacific Northwest Russ also works in Co-Brokerage with Yacht Brokers around the World to locate clients their vessel of choice as a "Buyer's Broker."
Russ Meixner installing West Yachts Brokerage Sign in preparation for the Anacortes Boat Show
Lee Youngblood - Sail Boat Specialist with Power Boat Experience - As a licensed skipper Lee brings experience that ranges from deliveries on both East & West Coasts, lots of cruising, racing and offshore trips. Lee has a real understanding of the trade-offs and compromises in boat designs. So whether you are heading offshore or learning and looking for your first boat, he'll work to help you find the "right boat" for your budget, goals and destinations or help you market and sell your current vessel.
Mark Boelens – Cruising and sailboat specialist with trawler experience. Mark comes to West Yachts with nearly 40 years of sailing experience and over a decade of helping couples and families embrace their dreams of adopting the sailing / cruising lifestyle. A former, global IT Executive with Fortune 100 firms, Mark opted to redirect his life and has been teaching sailing, restoring boats, and helping people find the right boat for over a decade. As a licensed Captain and certified instructor with both US Sail and American Sailing Association, he enjoys sharing his vast knowledge gained over the years as a sailor and occasional liveaboard. He has delivered boats across the Gulf of Mexico and down the west coast, as well as sailed the English Channel, Caribbean, Seychelles, Mediterrian
and east coast of Australia. He and his wife fell in love with the Pacific Northwest
years ago and decided to move here from Austin, Texas. They love to cruise, especially in the PNW and recently returned from a wonderful Alaska journey in 2018.
Jim's background in boating spans six decades including cruising the Pacific Northwest, Inside Passage, Gulf of Alaska, and the US Virgin Islands. He has built, skippered, and sold sailboats, power boats, and the world's first and only personal luxury submarine. His commitment to client satisfaction have earned him the respect of thousands of sellers and buyers throughout North America. Whether you're buying or selling a boat, Jim will work hard to help you accomplish your goals and make the experience fun and satisfying.
West Yachts LLC
West Yachts LLC|
1019 Q. Ave. Suite D
Anacortes, WA 98221, United States