Commodores

The Mission of the Commodores Club is to encourage business investment and involvement in the Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce and provide leadership and support for special events that benefit the Chamber membership and the community.


2018-2019 Executive Committee

SKIPPER -CHANDLER BELL
Hornblower Cruises & Events

FIRST MATE – TIM SHIELDS
George & Shields, LLP

SECOND MATE – MARIE CASE
Case Communications

YEOMAN – JOE STAPLETON
Spinnaker Investment Group, LLC

PURSER – LARRY SMITH
Larry Smith / Surterre Properties

SERGEANT AT ARMS – LAUREL ZAESKE

IMMEDIATE PAST SKIPPER – DON LAWRENZ
BEST Life and Health


Active Commodores

CRAIG BATLEY
Burr White Realty

DAVID BEEK
Island Marine Fuel

KURT BEIMFOHR
Buffalo Capital Corporation

CHANDLER BELL
Hornblower Cruises & Events

PAUL BLANK
Drunk Elephant

TIM BROWN
Tim Brown & Associates

MARIE CASE
Case Communications

JOHN CURCI
DBAC, Inc.

CHIP DUNCAN
Newport Beach Fire Department

SAM EL-RABAA
Balboa Bay Resort

RICH FISCHBECK
Paws & Whiskers Petsitting

DAVE GIRLING
Girling Real Estate Investment Group

RAY JACOBI
Newport Harbor Yacht Club

SCOTT JONES
Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club

DOROTHY LARSON
Larson & Associates, CPAs

DON LAWRENZ
Pension Administrators, Inc.

GEORGE LESLEY
George M. Lesley, Certified Public Accountant

JON LEWIS
Newport Beach Police Deparment

D.J. MARTIN
Connell Chevrolet

JOHN POMER
Redwood West

BILL RHINESMITH
NetPath Communications

RON SCHWARTZ
Muldoon’s Irish Pub

GARY SHERWIN
Newport Beach and Co.

TIM SHIELDS
George & Shields, LLP

SHELDON SINGLETON
Self Robotic Financial Concepts

LARRY SMITH
Larry Smith / Surterre Properties

DEBBIE SNAVELY
Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa

JOE STAPLETON
Spinnaker Investment Group, LLP

KIM TAVARES
PacWest Accounting

GERRY TIERI
AIS

JIM WALKER
The Bungalow Restaurant

GERARD WIDDER
Fashion Island Hotel

DON YAHN
Cushman and Wakefield

LAUREL ZAESKE


Staff Commodores

BOB BLACK
LINDA BEIMFOHR
DAVID BLANKENHORN
HOMER BLUDAU
DAVE CARMICHAEL
DOUG CAVANAUGH
JOHN L. CURCI
JIM DALE
LULA HALFACRE
RUSH HILL
CHUCK HIRSCH

LLOYD IKERD
BILL JACOBY
DAN KILMER
RAY LEWIS
CAROL MCDERMOTT
HENRY SCHIELEIN
BOB SHACKLETON
MICHAEL STEPHENS
PAUL WATKINS
MIKE WHITEHEAD


Past Skippers

ROGER ALFORD
RUDY BARON
BILL BARRINGTON
DAVID BEEK
H. SEYMOUR BEEK
JOHN BLOM
BOB CALLAHAN
KIRK DAWSON
DICK DICKSON
JOE DUBOIS
TOM EVANS
DUNCAN FORGEY
BILL HAMILTON
DAN HAMILTON

BRETT HEMPHILL
TOM JOHNSON
DON LAWRENZ
BILL PIERPOINT
BILL RHINESMITH
BILL RING
PAUL SALATA
RAY SAPORITA
JERRY SEWELL
LES STARNES, D.D.S.
ANDREW THEODOROU
NORM WITT
CHRIS WYNKOOP


Honorary

KARIN COTE
RICHARD R. LUEHRS
DAN MARCHEANO
JEFF PARKER
STEVE ROSANSKY
JIM VILLERS