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 

bardirector@opyc.com

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

Treasurer

Janis Chapman 

Janis can be contacted at: 

treasurer@opyc.com