Ken Franke

Sportfishing Association of California

Ken has been President since 2009. He is a past member of the U.S. Commerce Department Marine Fisheries Advisory Committee and was the Chariman of the Recreational Fisheries Sub-committee. He currently participates as a member of the Port of San Diego Environmental Advisory Committee. Ken is also a charter boat captain with 35 years experience sportfishing and conducting marine research activities. He completed a 28 year career with the San Diego Harbor Police and has worked with the U.S. and Mexican Governments to restore regional tourism – this includes being a member of the Executive Board of the San Diego Port Tenants Association. He is currently leading SAC to expand its non-profit ranks in Mexico and the United States to facilitate job growth and to attract business to both sides of the border.