Welcome to OPYC ~ Guests & Reciprocal Clubs always welcome

911 Marina Blvd South San Francisco - California 94080

(650) 873-5166 Yacht Club Office

Oyster Point Yacht Club

More than a club, a community
located at Oyster Point marina

OPYC Flag Officers

Commodore - John Sims


John Sims is one of OPYC’s newer members.  John just completed rotation through the chairs of another local club and he was recently inducted into the International Order of the Blue Gavel.   

John and his wife Stephanie live, breathe all activities on, in and underneath the water.  Their free time is spent cruising, open water swimming, fishing, crabbing and diving for abalone.  John met his wife swimming in the Bay near the shore of Sausalito and married her under the Golden Gate Bridge on their boat. With forty plus years of boating experience, John loves to share our aquatic backyard with others and support legislative boating interest for recreational boaters.  John can be contacted at commodore@opyc.com

Vice Commodore- John Prouty


John Prouty is the longest standing member on the board with twenty plus years membership with OPYC.  John previously served as Treasurer as well as going through the chairs to serve as Commodore.  John's 50 ft SeaRay "Fuelin Around" is moored at the Oyster Point Marina, but you will see it regularly cruising the bay with friends and family on board.  John is also an accomplished pilot and successful real estate broker.  John brings a vast amount of knowledge to the board.  John can be reached at vicecommodore@opyc.com

Rear Commodore - Bruce McPhillips


Bruce McPhillips was installed as the 2019 Rear Commodore after two years as the club's Bar Director.  Bruce has been associated with OPYC since the late 1990's.  Kookaburra is his  1971 Bertram 35 moored at Oyster Point Marina.  He can be contacted at rearcommodore@opyc.com

Staff Commodore - Kirby Combs


Kirby Combs has been a member of the OPYC for over 10 years and has previously served as the Treasurer, Bar Director, Membership Director and went through the chairs and served as Commodore.  Kirby currently owns a 32’ Grand Banks Trawler (Tutu) and actively participates in club cruise outs and other boating activities.  Kirby can be contacted at staffcommodore@opyc.com

OPYC Directors

Bar Director


Eric Andrews  

Eric can be contacted at 


Entertainment Director


Nancy Kaniuth

Nancy can be contacted at entertainment@opyc.com

Membership Director


Korilyn Jensen-Hietala

Korilyn can be contacted at membership@opyc.com

Race and Cruise Director


Ken & Gunn Galbraith

Ken and Gunn can be contacted at OPYCinfo@opyc.com

Port Captain

Bruce McPhillips
Bruce can be contacted at rearcommodore@opyc.com

Bruce McPhillips

Bruce can be contacted at rearcommodore@opyc.com



Janis Chapman 

Janis can be contacted at: