The Past Commodores -Photos Below
( * denotes still active with Diablo YC )
1961        Major George Richards
1962        Jack O. Lind
1963        E. Roller Hoag
1964        Clyde B. Barfield
1965        Clyde B. Barfield
1966        Donald Snow
1967        Robert E. Quick
1968        Gene Persello
1969        Edward Gibbons
1970        Edward Haschert
1971        Reynolds Camp
1972        Eugene Perry
1973        Raymond Chartrey
1974        James Barnett
1975        Charles Chalmers
1976        Stephen Belavich
1977        Ray Mullins
1978        Bill Lopachuk
1979        R. D. "Bob" Wooten
1980        R. J. "Dick" Bietz
1981        Lory Fuchsmann
1982        Michael Chalmers
1983        John Parr
1984        Pat Doe
1985        Michael J. Aggeler
1986        Dick Townsend
1987        Betty Grace
1988*      Carroll Potter
1989       Terry Haschert
1990        Ben Castro
1991*       Rusty Martindale
1992        Gerald Ditmann
1993        Jack Haugen
1994        Elaine Stoller
1994*       Ron Potter
1995*
      Ron Potter
1996        Don Breithaupt
1997        Dick Hale
1998        Mike Warholak
1999*       Tom Tucker
2000        Phil Sanchez
2001  
      Barda Cameron
2002        Mark Edelstein
2003        Don Hess
2004        Curtis Wheeler
2005*       Dirk Gilson
2006         Bob Fruitman
2007
        Jim Thompson
2008*        Bob Williams
2009*        Bill Moore
2010         Lee Hollingsworth
2011*        Ira Fruitman
2012*        Linda Gilson
2013*        Darlene Moore
2014*        Angelo Durante
2015*        Nick Rassushin
2016*        Ken Whitham
2017*        Whit Smith
DIRECTOR
NICK RASSUSHIN
"CANTECIDE"
Phone: 925-890-0190
e-mail: cadman57@comcast.net
Serving as Club
Directors are the Three
Immediate Past-Commodores
FLAG OFFICERS for 2018
The DIABLO YACHT CLUB
having fun since 61'
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1961                The Past Commodores of Diablo Yacht Club               2017
                          Bold Listing denotes Still Active with Diablo Yacht Club
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The 1970's--The 1970's--The 1970's--The 1970's--The 1970's--The 1970's--The 1970's--The 1970's
The 1990's--The 1990's--The 1990's--The 1990's--The 1990's--The 1990's--The 1990's--The 1990's
The 2000's--The 2000's--The 2000's--The 2000's--The 2000's--The 2000's--The 2000's--The 2000's

1963 Founding Commodore from 1961, Maj. George O. Richards, drops his membership here              
1964 Clyde Barfield is our first Commodore to appear hatless in the Yachting Yearbook                          
1965 Clyde Barfield becomes 1st two-term Commodore
1982 Mike Chalmers, whose Father, Charles, served as Commodore in 1975, completes our 1st set of
Father-Son Commodores                                      
1982 Mike Chalmers is our last Commodore to wear a yachtsman's hat in the Yachting Yearbook            
1987 Betty Grace becomes our 1st Lady Commodore   
1989 Terry Haschert, whose Father, Ed, served as Commodore in 1970, completes our 2nd set of
Father-Son Commodores
1994 Ron Potter becomes our 1st Vice-Commodore to assume the post of Commodore in mid-season
1994 Ron Potter, whose Father, Carroll, served as Commodore in 1988, completes our 3rd set of
Father-Son Commodores
1995 Ron Potter becomes our 2nd 2-term Commodore
1999 Commodore Tom Tucker's "ONE LOVE" becomes the only boat in the history of our fleet to serve for
2 terms as the Flagship - having had served in 1991 as Commodore Rusty Martindale's "FAME"
2003 Diablo's historic "Devil Head" burgee is retired in favor of the current "Sun over Mt. Diablo" burgee
2011 Diablo Yacht Club celebrates its 50th Anniversary "Change of Watch" at the Ryde Hotel
2011 Ira Fruitman, whose Father, Bob, served as Commodore in 2006, completes our 4th set of
Father-Son Commodores.
2012 Linda Gilson, whose Husband, Dirk, served as Commodore in 2005, completes our 1st set of
Husband-Wife Commodores.
2013 Darlene Moore, whose Husband, Bill, served as Commodore in 2009, completes our 2nd set of
Husband-Wife Commodores.
DIRECTOR
KEN WHITHAM
"JUDIE ANN"

e-mail: kwhitham@sbcglobal.net
2016
The 2010's--The 2010's--The 2010's--The 2010's--The 2010's--The 2010's--The 2010's--The 2010's
FLEET CAPTAIN
MILT BREWER
"EN PASSANT"
Phone: 707-225-1889
e-mail: miltbrewer@comcast.net
SECRETARY
TREASURER
BOB WILLIAMS
"BLUE MOON"
Phone: 916-804-1065
e-mail: belly621@hotmail.com
REAR COMMODORE
CAROL ARMSTRONG
"DREAM ON"
Phone: 916-607-1725
e-mail: carolralpha@surewest.net4
www.diabloyachtclub.net
WEBMASTER
BILL MOORE
Phone: 925-383-2298
e-mail: banddmoore@sbcglobal.net
PORT CAPTAIN
GAIL GIGGINS
"BLUE DOLPHIN"
Phone: 925-376-8547
e-mail: gailgig@comcast.net
COMMODORE
RUSTY MARTINDALE
"SEVEN"
Phone: 650-726-1805
e-mail: stirstick@aol.com
2008
2009
VICE COMMODORE
RHONDA WETZEL
"DAH BOAT"
Phone: 209-712-7039
e-mail: rhonda.wetzel@gmail.com
2015
The 1980's--The 1980's--The 1980's--The 1980's--The 1980's--The 1980's--The 1980's--The 1980's
2017
DIRECTOR
WHIT SMITH
"KISMET"
Phone: 707-372-9346
e-mail: salt32002@yahoo.com
2017
Whit
Smith
2016
Ken
Whitham
2015
Nick
Rassushin
2014
Angelo
Durante
2013
Darlene
Moore
2012
Linda
Gilson
2011
Ira
Fruitman
2001
Barda
Cameron
2002
Mark
Edelstein
2003
Don
Hess
2004
Curtis
Wheeler
2005
Dirk
Gilson
2006
Bob
Fruitman
2007
Jim
Thompson
2009
Bill
Moore
2008
Bob
Williams
2010
Lee
Hollingsworth
1991
Rusty
Martindale
1992
Jerry
Dittman
1993
Jack
Haugen
1994
Elaine
Stoller
1994/5
Ron
Potter
1996
Don
Breithaupt
1997
Dick
Hale
1998
Mike
Warholik
1999
Tom
Tucker
2000
Phil
Sanchez
1981
Lori
Fuchsmann
1982
Michael
Chalmers
1983
John
Parr
1985
Mike
Aggeler
1984
Pat
Doe
1986
Dick
Townsend
1987
Betty
Grace
1988.
Carroll
Potter
1989
Terry
Haschert
1990
Ben
Castro
1971
Reynolds
Camp
1972
Eugene
Perry
1973
Raymond
Chartrey
1974
James
Barnett
1975
Charles
Chalmers
1976
Stephen
Belavitch
1977
Ray
Mullins
1978
Bill
Lopachuk
1979
Bob
Wooten
1980
Dick
Bietz
1961
George
Richards
1962
Jack
Lind
1963
E. Roller
Hoag
1964
Clyde
Barfield
1966
Donald
Snow
1965
Clyde
Barfield
1967
Robert
Quick
1968
Gene
Persello
1969
Edward
Gibbons
1970
Edward
Haschert