• Patrick Keenan

    Born in South Texas, Patrick Keenan grew up surfing sloppy waves on the Gulf Coast and generally taking it easy. After some aimless rambling and heavy drinking in the Pacific North... Read more

  • Connor Kelleher


    Connor Kelleher lives in San Diego, CA. He is an avid surfer, skateboarder, and enjoys the outdoors. Fly fishing is a hobby that Connor picked up as an alternative when the surf is... Read more

  • Mark Kelly

    President, Global Surf Industries

    Mark’s passion for surfing led him to create Global Surf Industries in 2002, which is now the world’s largest distributor of surfboards. His company sells boards in 56 countrie... Read more

  • Kristen Kelly

    Marine Biologist/Surfer/AccesSurf Volunteer

    Kristen grew up in Connecticut, where she honed her love for the outdoors in the lakes and mountains of Vermont. In college, she found surfing in the frigid waters of coastal Maine... Read more

  • Nicky Kelly

    Founder/CEO, Surfholidays.com

    Nicky is from Dublin, Ireland, a city not known for its surf. He has spent just as much time driving to surf spots as he has actually surfing them. Jealous of anyone who lives by a... Read more

  • Shawn Kelly

    Shawn Kelly is a lifelong waterman and former competitive surfer. He has a Bachelor’s of Science in Ocean Engineering from Texas A&M University and a Master's in Environmenta... Read more

  • Ilan Kelman

    Reader in Risk, Resilience and Global Health, UCL

    Ilan Kelman is a Reader in Risk, Resilience and Global Health at University College London, England and a Professor II at the University of Agder, Norway. His overall research inte... Read more

  • Jim Kempton

    Former Editor & Publisher, SURFER

    Jim Kempton was Editor and Publisher of SURFER in the era just before the meteor hit that killed the dinosaurs. He was the Publisher at TransWorld Publications, the Director for th... Read more

  • Chris Kendall


    Chris is a photographer from the UK that enjoys combining that with his passion for surfing. He also runs a surfing Youtube channel, The Surfing Connoisseur.... Read more

  • Allison Kendro


    Allison Kendro was born in Philadelphia, and started surfing in New Jersey at the age of nine. She picked up a sponsor at 14, and finished fifth NSSA East Coast Championships at ag... Read more