Mike Dameron


Harbormaster since April 1999.

Mike is known around these parts as Mr. Charisma. Mike grew up in the Bay Area and ran his own boat and automobile upholstery business for 26 years prior to his move to Driftwood.

Mike is a likable guy who can be found in the office very early every morning ensuring the Marina runs smoothly. Mike and his bride Kathy, of 40+ years, are members of Diablo Yacht  Club and Aahmes Shrine Yacht Club where he has served three terms as Commodore. They have 2 children and 7 grandchildren. On his days off, Mike loves to tinker, work in his garden, follow local sports teams and spend time with his family.

Jim Dawson

Assistant Harbormaster

Jim Dawson has been with Driftwood Marina since 2004.  Jim is a longtime member of the Sportsman’s Yacht Club, where both he and his lovely wife Darlene have served as Commodore.  He is an avid and knowledgeable fisherman and hunter.

Kathy Dameron

Office Manager, Head of Community Events

Kathy officially became a member of the Driftwood team in 2015 as our Office Administrator, however, she has partnered with Mike and Driftwood for many years.  Kathy loves to cook an plan parties, so she has brought those skills to our quarterly events, creating the Soup Social in the winter, Wine Tasting in the summer, and our Berther Appreciation BBQ in the fall.  She is also a Registered Dental Assistant and currently manages a dental practice in Livermore 4 days a week. In her spare time, she likes to travel, read, craft and spend time with her grandchildren.

Bonnie Galante


Bonnie can usually be found tending to the landscaping and helping to make the marina beautiful!


Meet Daisy, Driftwood’s number one fan. When not at Mike’s side look for Daisy to be lounging in the lovely Delta sun.


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