Board Of Trustees

The Erie Yacht Club Foundation is a 501(c)3 entity based in Erie, Pennsylvania with the mission to support charitable and educational purposes, including, without limitation, the establishment, promotion, and operation of activities which further the understanding and knowledge of sailing, boating, and the use of watercraft of all types. We focus our efforts on boater and organizations in the Erie Community.

The Board of Truestees serves in an advisory and fiduciary capacity. The Board encourages participation by all Members at its regularly scheduled meetings.

Directors are nominated and appointed by a majority vote of the Erie Yacht Club Foundation Board of Trustees. All Board appointments shall be affirmed by majority vote of the Erie Yacht Club Board of Trustees. Trustees shall serve and be limited to a term of three years.

Current 11 Board members include:

(Three Year Term)




Expiring 2017                                         

J.R. Farrar                                           

Susan Banka CPA                                  

Karen Imig Carns                              

P/C John Orlando                                                                               


Expiring 2018

John Bloomstine

James McBrier 

John V. Schultz III


Expiring in 2019

Mark Rickloff

P/C Bill Lasher

William Lillis