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  Joseph Koleng - Commodore / Quartermaster Pro Tempore   A sophomore in chemical engineering, Joseph initially developed an interest in sailing after beginning to build his own plywood dinghies in high school. After one semester with the club, he was made an officer before being promoted to commodore in the fall of 2018. He now spends his time between answering administrative emails and studying for his next exam.

Joseph Koleng - Commodore / Quartermaster Pro Tempore

A sophomore in chemical engineering, Joseph initially developed an interest in sailing after beginning to build his own plywood dinghies in high school. After one semester with the club, he was made an officer before being promoted to commodore in the fall of 2018. He now spends his time between answering administrative emails and studying for his next exam.

  Preslie Grumbles - Secretary   Preslie, a senior Psychology major and self-proclaimed introvert, joined the sailing club in her last year as a means of escape from working on her undergraduate thesis. She might never be able to figure out which direction the wind is coming from, but she finds solace in the fact that Excel spreadsheets and deadlines can’t swim.

Preslie Grumbles - Secretary

Preslie, a senior Psychology major and self-proclaimed introvert, joined the sailing club in her last year as a means of escape from working on her undergraduate thesis. She might never be able to figure out which direction the wind is coming from, but she finds solace in the fact that Excel spreadsheets and deadlines can’t swim.

  Chris Tan - Treasurer   As a Filipino immigrant, Chris joined the sailing club as a freshman who wanted to learn a new manner in which to explore the world. He is currently majoring in Accounting and is in the process of figuring out what it truly means to live the American Dream. From all of the rules (and boats) he has broken since joining the club, he has become an advocate of making mistakes and empirically learning through experience.

Chris Tan - Treasurer

As a Filipino immigrant, Chris joined the sailing club as a freshman who wanted to learn a new manner in which to explore the world. He is currently majoring in Accounting and is in the process of figuring out what it truly means to live the American Dream. From all of the rules (and boats) he has broken since joining the club, he has become an advocate of making mistakes and empirically learning through experience.

 
  Katy Quan - Social Coordinator

Katy Quan - Social Coordinator

  Jordan Weeks - Social Coordinator   A freshman aspiring Aerospace Engineering major, Jordan initially joined the club and became an officer completely on accident. Still, he has loved ever second of UTSC on and off the water and plans to stay for many years to come.

Jordan Weeks - Social Coordinator

A freshman aspiring Aerospace Engineering major, Jordan initially joined the club and became an officer completely on accident. Still, he has loved ever second of UTSC on and off the water and plans to stay for many years to come.

  Yibin Shao - Sail Coordinator

Yibin Shao - Sail Coordinator

  Stefi Hsia - Medical Officer / Chronicler   Stefi is a sophomore majoring in Biology & Journalism . She enjoys exploring Austin, kayaking, hiking, and Facetiming her dog, Arya, in her free time. Her first sailing experience was at Club Med Cherating Beach in Malaysia and joined UTSC after her first sail with the club. She still believes that there are alligators in Lake Travis.

Stefi Hsia - Medical Officer / Chronicler

Stefi is a sophomore majoring in Biology & Journalism . She enjoys exploring Austin, kayaking, hiking, and Facetiming her dog, Arya, in her free time. Her first sailing experience was at Club Med Cherating Beach in Malaysia and joined UTSC after her first sail with the club. She still believes that there are alligators in Lake Travis.

  Jake Calcagnini - Sailing Instructor

Jake Calcagnini - Sailing Instructor

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