2017 Nanaimo Yacht Club Executive

2016 Nanaimo Yacht Club Executive

BACK ROW left to right:
Pat Grounds Past Commodore, Michael Reeves Staff Captain, Doug Bell Vice Commodore, Rob Wiebe Commodore, Jim Goehringer Fleet Captain and Terri-Lynne Campbell Past Commodore.

FRONT ROW left to right:
Gilbert Requena Director, Harvey Hall Director, Rick McDonough Secretary, Digby Beltcher Director, Peter Brodie Director and Dwight Brett Treasurer.

Not pictured above:
Michael Ganderton – Rear Commodore
Mel Petreman – Fleet Surgeon
John Carpenter – Fleet Legal Officer
Leslie Smith - Director

 

Individual Positions


Commodore

Commodore

  • The Commodore when present shall preside at all meetings of the club, and of the Executive Committee. They are the chief executive officer of the club and shall supervise the other officers in the execution of their duties.
  • The Commodore's flag is white bearing a navy blue cross and the Commodore has 3 gold stars surrounding the club crest on their cap.
  • Appointed: Rob Wiebe
  • Contact Email the Commodore

Vice Commodore

Vice Commodore

  • The Vice Commodore shall carry out the duties of the Commodore during their absence, and assist them in the discharge of their duties. They shall have general supervision of the club's properties on or affixed to land and located above high watermark and shall be responsible for the direction of such committees as are assigned to them by the rules and regulations.
  • The following committees are responsible to the Vice Commodore: Finance, Clubhouse, Property Administration, Planning, Information Technology, Membership, Burgee Shop and Security.
  • The Vice Commodore's flag shall be navy blue bearing a white cross and their cap ornaments will be 2 gold stars.
  • Appointed: Doug Bell
  • Contact Email the Vice Commodore

Rear Commodore

Rear Commodore

  • The Rear Commodore shall officiate in the absence of the Commodore and Vice Commodore. They shall have general supervision of the club's properties below the high water mark and shall be responsible for the direction of such committees as are assigned to them by the rules and regulations.
  • The following committees are responsible to the Rear Commodore: Harbour and Moorage, Visitor & Reciprocal Moorage, Safety, Environment, Boat Inspections, Emergency, Moorage Allocation and Dock Electrical.
  • The Rear Commodore's flag is red bearing a white cross and their hat ornament is 1 gold star.
  • Appointed: Michael Ganderton
  • Contact Email the Rear Commodore

Fleet Captain

Fleet Captain

  • The Fleet Captain shall supervise the arrangements for the welfare of all vessels taking part in any activities under the jurisdiction of the club. They shall be responsible for the direction of such committees as are assigned to them by the rules and regulations.
  • The following committees are responsible to the Fleet Captain: Cruising, Sail Training, Junior Members, NYC Boat Maintenance, Racing, Snake Island Nanaimo Regatta (SIN), Trophies and Club Delegates including, Pacific Handicap Fleet (PHRF-NW), Pacific International Yachting Association (PIYA) and the Royal Naval Sailing Association (RNSA).
  • The Fleet Captain's flag is a red and blue square with a white cross.
  • Appointed: Jim Goehringer
  • Contact Email the Fleet Captain

Staff Captain

Staff Captain

  • The Staff Captain is responsible for the measuring of all boats for moorage purposes in the club.
  • The following committees are responsible to the Staff Captain: Bar, Logline, Publicity, Heritage, Yearbook and Event Planning. Event Planning includes but limited to the Commodores Wine & Cheese, Executive Wine & Cheese, Commodores Ball, Bathtub Fire Works Party and the Meeting Night Dinner.
  • The Staff Captain's flag is blue and gold squares with a white cross.
  • Appointed: Michael Reeves
  • Contact Email the Staff Captain

Fleet Surgeon Mel Petreman

Fleet Surgeon

  • The fleet surgeon shall carry out such duties as are prescribed by the Executive Committee.
  • Appointed: Mel Petreman
  • Contact Email the Fleet Surgeon

Secretary

Secretary

  • The Secretary shall, conduct the correspondence of the club, issue notices of meetings of the club and Executive Committee, keep minutes of all meetings of the club and Executive minutes, have custody of all records and documents of the club except those required to be kept by the Treasurer, have custody of the common seal of the club, maintain the register of members.
  • Appointed: Rick McDonough
  • Contact Email the Secretary

Dwight Brett -Treasurer
Dwight Brett

Treasurers

  • The Treasurers shall keep such financial records, including books of accounts as are necessary to comply with the Society Act and render financial statements to the Executive Committee, members and others when required.
  • Appointed: Barb Wardill,    Contact Email Barb
  • Appointed: Dwight Brett,    Contact Email Dwight
  • Appointed: David Braithwaite,    Contact Email David

 

Directors


Director - Rich McDonough

Peter Brodie

Director - Harvey Hall

Gilbert Requena

Director - Peter Brodie

Harvey Hall

Director - Digby Belcher

Digby Belcher

Director - Leslie Smith

Leslie Smith


Past Commodores


Dick Maclennan

Pat Grounds

Terri-Lynne Campbell

Terri-Lynne Campbell

Dick Maclennan

Dick Maclennan

Dave Maudie