Our Captains

The success of Nicky Boy Charter Fishing  begins  with four full time Captains,  dedicated to working 7 days a week

Our selected Captains are the key to a successful fishing trip. Our highly experienced, Lake Michigan Captains are knowledgeable, friendly and will put forth their best effort to ensure your fishing trip is successful and enjoyable.

The Nicky Boy Captains will take great care to help newcomers to the sport. Simple explanations and demonstrations will give confidence to the group member no matter how little experience they come aboard with. The Nicky Boy Captains take your success personally. Our Captains work full-time fishing the waters of Lake Michigan twice daily April through October, 7 days a week . With their vast knowledge and experience You can be confident your Captain will put you on the fish.





Sharon Waranka- Proprietor/office

Sharon is the marketing, sales, promotion & office head for Nicky Boy Charters. Sharon has been with the company for 20 years and proprietor for 11 years. She lives in Port Washington with her daughter and enjoys spending her free time at the Lake, following her daughter’s Acapella group, concerts and the simple things in life.




Captain_Brock_200Captain Brock Schmidt

Captain Brock runs "Nicky II" a sleek 34 foot Pro Line Sport Fisherman. Brock has over 15 Years of experience and is USCG Licensed. Brock lives in Horicon Wisconsin with his wife Lauren. Brock enjoys hunting, fishing, 4 wheeling, snowmobiling, and any other outdoor activities.




nicky_boy_chartersCaptain Bob Consolo

Captain Bob runs "Nicky Boy III" a 36 foot Tiara. Bob has been a captain on Lake Michigan for over 30 years and is USCG Licensed. A resident of Rhinelander Wisconsin, but hometown is Port Washington. Bob has a daughter Brooke, and has a Bachelors of Science from UW - Stevens Point. Bob enjoys hunting, fishing, and spending time with his daughter.




nicky_boy_chartersCaptain Brad "Shorty" Huse

Captain Shorty, runs "Nicky Boy IV" another 36 foot Tiara. Shorty has over 20 Years of experience on Lake Michigan and is USCG Licensed. A Fredonia resident, Shorty is originally from Brookfield, Wisconsin. Shorty attended UW - Stevens Point, and enjoys hunting and fishing.




Captain Jeremy “Red” Dahm

Jeremy has been fishing Lake Michigan since he was 8 yrs. Old. He has been a licensed captain for 6 years. He has many years of experience working in the Charter fishing business.

Jeremy enjoys spending time with his wife Jacki and daughter Leah, Hunting, fishing and watching Wisconsin Sports. Jeremy grew up in and resides in West Bend WI.