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Chris Tan - Commodore   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 - Commodore

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.

Jake Calcagnini - Vice Commodore & Recruitment Lead   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.

Jake Calcagnini - Vice Commodore & Recruitment Lead

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.

Maddie Young - 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.

Maddie Young - 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.

Michael Bouvier - Treasurer

Michael Bouvier - Treasurer

 
Rye Seekins - Quartermaster

Rye Seekins - Quartermaster

Timmy Pollard-Grayson - Vice Quartermaster

Timmy Pollard-Grayson - Vice Quartermaster

Stefi Hsia - PR Officer & Medical Officer   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 - PR Officer & Medical Officer

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.

Drew McNeely - Instruction Coordinator

Drew McNeely - Instruction 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.

Vishal Patel - Windsurfing

Vishal Patel - Windsurfing

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