Ray Boucher lives in Wawa Ontario with his wife Patty. Ray has been a school teacher and an x-ray technologist, and enjoys spending his time working and recreating in the outdoors. He is a Paddle Canada Instructor and Instructor Trainer in sea kayaking, and has certifications in the BCU and ACA systems as well. He is actively involved in Paddle Canada as an Ontario representative on the Sea Kayak Program Development Committee. Ray is paddles with P&H Custom Sea Kayaks, is a Werner Paddles Coastal Kayak Team Member, and a Kokatat Regional Ambassador.