Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club in Newport Beach has announced Steve Moffett as the club’s commodore for 2019. Moffett has been with the club since 2010 and served on its Board of Directors the past four years. He learned to sail when he was 5 years old, taking lessons at Alamitos Bay Yacht Club and Leeway Sailing Club in Long Beach. Moffett. Who has owned and raced Etchells, FJs, J24s and Sabots, as crewed the Congressional Cup, Pacific Cup, Transpac and several races to Mexico. He currently cruises a 46-foot sailboat.
The Cal State Long Beach grad works in real estate and has experience in yacht club management. Moffett chaired several committees and served as the flag officer and fleet captain at Alamitos Bay YC before joining Bahia Corinthian YC.
Moffett succeeds Jerry Shandera as commodore.