Our Crew

David, a Lansing, Michigan native, accepted a golf scholarship to play for Augusta State University from 1984 to 1986. He also developed a strong interest in competitive bass fishing during this time. With his friend…

David Annis

Sales Manager
David has lived in the Augusta area since birth. He has over 45 years of experience in the boating industry. David has sales and service training in Yamaha, Honda, Mercury, and has been certified as…
A Vietnam Veteran, Buster Davis has been an integral part of the Augusta Marine sales staff since the 1990's.  Known for his winning ways in local tournament fishing, Buster is also experienced and knowledgeable in high…

Cheryl Jackson

Office Manager, F& I Manager
An Aiken County native, Cheryl has lived in the Augusta area her entire life.  She is a devoted wife, with 2 children and 5 grandchildren.

Butch Cunningham

Service Manager
Butch hails from Lincolnton, Georgia and has lived in this area for over 40 years. He began his service experience with Boat Hill Marine in Washington GA in 1991.  He owned and operated Cunninham Marine from 1998 until…
John-Christian is currently in school at Augusta University where he will graduate in May with a B.B.A. in Marketing. He is David's second oldest child.

Callie Whyte

Marketing and Events Manager
Callie is a recent graduate of Augusta University where she earned her B.B.A in Business Administration and Marketing. Callie is the oldest of David's children and enjoys working for the family business. Callie also works…

Roger Cooke

Parts Deartment
Roger lives in Lincolnton, Georgia and has lived in this area for 50 years. He began his service experience with Soap Creek Marina in 1982 and also worked with Butch Cunningham until 2006. He joined the staff…

Doug

In Memoriam
Doug Borgner had the longest service with Augusta Marine, beginning here in 1990. He was a Mercury, Evinrude and Mercruiser certified technician. Doug's hobbies included high performance boating, especially drag racing.

Jon Michael Lovering

Parts Department
Jon Michael has been with us for 7 years, where he started his first job at our Gordon Highway location as a boat detailer.

Brian Pate

Service Tech, Shop Foreman
Brian lives in Grovetown, Georgia and has lived in the Augusta area for over 37 years. Since 1989 he has completed service training and is a certified Mercury, Yamaha, BRP-Evinrude, Motorguide, Honda, and Mercruiser technician.

Josh Galbreath

Parts Department

Forrest Asbill

Master Technician
Forrest resides in Plum Branch, South Carolina and has lived in this area for over 45 years. Since 1998 he has completed training and is certified in Mercury,Yamaha (MASTER TECHNICIAN), BRP-Evinrude (MASTER TECHNICIAN), Motorguide, Honda,…

Mark Wiseman

Service Technician
The newest member of our team, Mark came onboard in August 2014 to join our service department.  A lifelong resident of Lincolnton, GA he had 10 years of experience as an automotive mechanics prior to…

Karl Shipp

Rigging Department Manager
Karl lives in North Augusta and has lived in the Augusta area for over 40 years. A graduate of Mercury University, Karl has been associated with Augusta Marine since 1999.