Our Team


Brian Taylor

Sales Manager & Yacht Broker

Brian started in the marine industry in 1981 as the Parts Manager for Olympic Boat Center. During his career he has managed several multi-million dollar marine businesses with as many as 40 employees. In addition to his management experience, Brian is an electrical systems expert. He has proven ability in the design and installation of the most complex electrical systems. Brian has spent time at the Selene factories in China, and has an extensive knowledge of all Selene Yacht systems. He has become a trusted advisor for Howard Chen on the Selenes. It’s his knowledge and kindness that have made him such a successful broker. His honesty has earned him the trust of our customers and his main goal is that people walk away with a great boat buying or selling experience.


Patrick Dunlop

Managing Partner

Patrick joined the staff on a full time basis in 2008. Throughout the years his role continues to increase as his understanding for the industry continues to develop. One of his roles is handling the parts ordering which includes having direct communication with the Jet-Tern Factory when customers are seeking parts for their Selene. Since Selene Yachts Northwest became the Selene Dealer and entered the brokerage business, Patrick has taken over responsibility for the administrative side and advertising.


Kathleen Nuss

Office Manager

Kathleen joined our staff in 2007 as the Office Manager. Previously she worked with Robert in the travel business for many years and brings excellent organizational skills to the company. As office manager at SYS, she tries to keep “all the boys” in line and moving forward. She is a good problem solver, and her smiling, calm, positive attitude has made her a popular addition to the staff.


Geoff Mills

Installation & Service Technician

Geoff has an extensive aerospace background working with electrical and mechanical systems. With over 20 years experience, Geoff offers Selene Yacht Service customers efficient troubleshooting, repairs and installation in a wide variety of environments. Geoff is one of our certified Fischer Panda technicians.


Paul Kellner


Paul joined us in the summer of 2015 and has been an excellent addition. Paul specializes in electrical and mechanical systems but also has the skills for electronic installations.

Paul has grown up on boats and has lived in the Seattle area since a child. He graduated from Kentridge High School and Universal Technical Institute in Phoenix and received a degree in Gas and Diesel Engines. Paul started working at the Ryder Student Transportation Services for the Seattle School District. After that he began career in the marine industry at Lake Union Sea Ray in 2000. He has continued his education learning outdrives, outboards and electronic installations.