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Greater Huntington Council of Yacht & Boating Clubs

An Advocate for the Recreational Boating Community Since 1985

Since 1985, the Greater Huntington Council of Yacht and Boating Clubs has served the needs of the recreational boating community by encouraging the sport of boating; by promoting safe seamanship and navigation; and by supporting marine safety and environmental protection issues. The Council serves as the boater’s advocate before local governments.

Through it’s member organizations the Council represents the interests of over 4,000 recreational boating families in the town of Huntington.

Current Officers Past Commodores
Commodore: Ian Milligan Stephane Quarles: 2016
Vice Commodore: Vinnie Neefus Jackie Martin: 2012 – 2015
Rear Commodore: Pam Setchell Jon Ten Hagen: 2007 – 2011
Treasurer: Matt Joyce John Hardiman: 2006
Secretary: Sarah Zagaja Frank Messina: 2003 – 2005
Executive Officer: Jackie Martin Tony Verdirame: 2001 – 2002
Russ Vollmer: 1999 – 2000
Rich Catania: 1997 – 1998
Paul Adair: 1995 – 1996
Richard Kraese: 1994
Bill Saltzman: 1990 – 1993


  • MEMBERS – Greater Huntington Council sponsors offer all members up to a 10% discount on products and services when a Greater Huntington Council membership card is presented at purchase.

  • ASSOCIATE MEMBERS – The Greater Huntington Council serves as an advocacy group for those who use the surrounding waters of Huntington Bay, Huntington, Centerport and Northport Harbors and serves to represent your concerns to the Huntington town board decision makers.

  • SPONSORS – The Greater Huntington Council of Yacht and Boating Clubs has almost 5,000 members so this is a great opportunity for your business as well as our membership! Your business name and available discount will be promoted to our Members.




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