Kelly Fukushima, Fisherman

Kelly Fukushima has a 20+ year history of catching swordfish, shark, tuna and more off San Diego’s coast, doing it right with his commitment to seafood sustainability. Kelly fishes for swordfish, squid, lobster, and groundfish. Kelly and his wife Jolene have three boys named Sai, Chase and Kade, all three love fishing and would like to be fishermen someday. Kelly's boat's name is the Three Boys.  In 2000, an ACCION small business loan helped with the purchase of a new boat.  Since then Kelly has been investing big in new technologies, and trialing more efficient, economical, eco-friendly seafood harvest methods.