Marian Hoskins SAMS-AMS® | Principal Marine Surveyor | (312) 315-7362 |

Sailboat Surveys

Powerboat Surveys

Insurance Surveys

Appraisals and Refinance


Pre-Purchase Surveys

Moisture Analysis

Independent Boat Surveys

Schuss Marine Survey specializes in independent boat surveys (damage, condition and value, pre-purchase, selling, and appraisals). Captain Marian Hoskins is an Accredited Marine Surveyor® (AMS®) with the Society of Accredited Marine Surveyors® (SAMS®). She has more than 40 years of boating experience and has been a U.S. Coast Guard licensed caption for almost 20 years.

She’s serviced at least 1000 boats, both power and sail, with a list of satisfied customers. She has earned a reputation for providing every client with the thorough and customized details that every job requires.

Membership & Qualifications

SAMS Accredited Marine Surveyor

USCG Merchant Marine Caption, Near Coastal Masters 100 GT Motor/Steam Vessel Sailing and Towing Endorsement

PADI® Open Water Advanced Diver

Chapman School of Seamanship, Yacht and Small Craft Surveying

Chapman School of Seamanship, Fundamentals of Damage and Claims

Member ABYC

American Red Cross, CPR and First Aid