The 2016 Brightlingsea Sailing Club AGM, held in the club house on Monday 28 March, resulted in the election of the following officers (click here for photos and contact details
). Full minutes of the AGM will be available in due course.
Retiring Commodore Alice Davies was invited by outgoing President David Gibbons to become President with immediate effect and graciously accepted his invitation.
Marianne White - Vice Commodore (House & Entertainments)
Martin Worth - Vice Commodore (Sailing)
Craig Bond - Vice Commodore (Training & Development)
Andy Taylor - Vice Commodore (Cruising, New Members, Development & Website Support)
David Gibbons - Hon Treasurer
Rose Winship - Hon General Secretary
General Committee Members
Kathy Ashworth - Hon Subscriptions Secretary
James Ashworth - Race Office Admin
John Bines - Safety Boats & Trophies
Fiona Brown - Communications & Succession Planning
David Chivers - Rules, Technical, Grants, RYA Liaison
Nicky Henderson - Bar
Rob McTiernan - Strategy & Premises
Paul Mines - Systems, IT, Strategy, Website & School
Mark White - Strategy & Community Liaison
Barrie Winship - Premises & Maintenance
After more than 30 years of service Eric Rust stepped down as a Trustee of the Club. Barrie Newman was elected to replace him and he joins fellow Trustees Roger Robertson, Alan Hicks and Paul Aldridge.
Alan Hicks and Barry Newman were once again elected to continue as the club's Accounts Examiners.