Herbert “Truck” McIver has worked for Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant since 2016. Prior to joining the unit as a full-time staff member, he worked part-time on the R/V Georgia Bulldog as a seasonal crew member as early as 2011. Truck serves as a marine resources specialist and provides technical assistance and training to commercial fishermen and other marine user groups. He also serves as the captain of the R/V Georgia Bulldog. Before coming to UGA, Truck was a commercial shrimper for over 30 years where he fished throughout the South Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico. He is a native of McIntosh County, Georgia, and is a U.S. Army veteran. He and his wife live in Townsend, Georgia.