Committee and Officers of the club

The Officers of the Club consist of a Commodore, a Vice-Commodore, two Rear-Commodores, an Honorary Secretary, an Honorary Subscription Secretary and an Honorary Treasurer. Officers are elected at the Annual General Meeting in each year.

The committee consists of the officers, a bosun and not more than six full or family members of the club, together with the Cadet Captain.

The committee manage the affairs of the club according to the club rules.  Officers are elected at the Annual General Meeting in each year and shall hold office for one year, retiring at the termination of the Annual General Meeting in each year. All Officers of the Club are eligible for re-election, however, the office of Commodore is held by each successive Commodore for a period not exceeding two years.

In addition to the Committee and Officers we also have a part-time steward who deals with much of the day to day running of the club.

President

Mike Harris (President)
Mike Harris (President)

Flag Officers

Ross Fisher
Ross Fisher (Commodore)
David Rowe
David Rowe (Vice Commodore)
Paul Hemsley (Rear Commodore - Sailing)
Paul Hemsley (Rear Commodore – Sailing)
Paul Miller (Rear Commodore - Development)
Paul Miller (Rear Commodore – Development)
Lynne Jones (Honorary Secretary)
Lynne Jones (Honorary Secretary)
Andrew Riley (Honorary Treasurer)
Andrew Riley (Honorary Treasurer)
Neil Hanson (Honorary Subscription Secretary)

Committee Members

Roger Belton
Roger Belton (Recognised Training Centre Principal)
Paula Bentley
Paula Bentley
Pat Cullen
Pat Cullen
Catherine Hemsley
Catherine Hemsley
male
Nigel Lester
male
Matt Twist (Child Protection Officer)

Recognised Training Centre Principal

Roger Belton
Roger Belton

Club Steward

Pete Jones
Pete Jones

Commodores

Name Years
Alf Beale 1955-1956
Barny Buckland 1956-1957
Lou Lake 1957-1961
Monty Hand 1961-1981
Gordon Pullinger 1981-1984
Tom Conners 1984-1986
Bob May 1986-1987
Paul Hemsley 1987-1988
Derek Rowe 1988-1990
Ross Fisher 1990-1993
Keith Fisher 1993-1995
James Bond 1995-1997
Cindy Bloor 1997-1999
Richard Cutsforth 1999-2001
Martin Seagrove 2001-2003
Alison Shelley 2003-2005
Andrew Farrer 2005-2007
Roger Belton 2007-2009
Catherine Davies 2009-2010
Alison Hirons 2010-2011
Paula Bentley 2011-2013
Keith Hopper 2013-2014
Pat Cullen 2014-2016
Ross Fisher 2016-date

Presidents

The position of President is an Honorary one, and is given in recognition of long service to the Club. On completion of a five year term the President is entitled to Life Membership of the Club.

Name Years
Richard M. Bond 1972-1994
Monty Hand 1995-1996
Gordon Pullinger 2004-2009
Mike Harris 2009-date