Our Organization

Olympic Yacht Club is a 501(C)(3) non-profit organization. We have a board of directors, which meets monthly, and the following officers:

  • Commodore, who chairs the board and enforces the club’s by-laws
  • Vice Commodore, who promotes interaction with other groups and organizations
  • Rear Commodore, who organizes club events
  • Purser (aka treasurer), who manages the club’s finances
  • Yeoman (aka secretary), who keeps the club’s records

A copy of our by-laws is located here.

Current Board Members

Mike Marquand – Commodore
Linda Woodward – Vice Commodore
Laura Kogan – Rear Commodore

Past Commodores

1979 - Andy Johnson
1980 - Mark Arnold
1981 - Jean Hart
1982 - Bob Witherspoon
1983 - Bob Eichler
1984 - Tom Kramer
1985 - George Gosselin
1986 - Ric Thomas
1987 - Peter Levy
1988 - Tim Newman
1989 - Ed Poquette
1990 - Alva Hamilton
1991 - C. Wight Reade
1992 - John Frodesen, Jr
1993 - John Frodesen, Jr
1994 - Eric Liljegren
1995 - Doreen Dates
1996 - Andy Johnson
1997 - Ann Hay
1998 - Mark Tempel
1999 - Mark Wright
2000 - Roger Morse
2001 - Niel Steenkamp
2003 - Tim Wade
2004 - Kaler Wise
2005 - Bradly Arndt
2006 - Terry Megiveron
2007 - Stephen Oliver, Jr.
2008 - Wendell Brunk
2009 - Mike Cox
2010 - Vicky Hertig
2011 - Court Percival
2012 - Janet Spindler
2013 - Dean
2014 - Dan Treend
2015 - Mike Marquand
2016 - Jodine Hatfield
2017 - Leslie Norman – Wendell Brunk
2018 - Mike Marquand