Leadership

Photo courtesy of Lynn Wright

Officers and Board of Governors: 2019-2020

Officers                                Phone             

President
Capt. Trey Thompson            912-236-0226                  Savannah Pilots Association

First Vice President
Lee Beckmann                        912-964-3909                Georgia Ports Authority

Second Vice President
Hays Clark                              912-236-2571                 Crescent Towing

Third Vice President
Jason Ball                              912-662-2914                  Ball Maritime Group, LLC     

Secretary
Joe Myatt                              912-232-2440                  Moran Savannah    

Treasurer
Robert Cole                           912-660-8284                  Georgia Ports Authority

Judge Advocate
Langston Bass                      912-233-3399                   Brennan, Harris, & Rominger

Board of Governors


Elected with one year remaining
Ben Goldberg                         912-201-0050             JIT Warehousing & Logistics
Emily Goldman                       912-964-3855             Georgia Ports Authority
Billy Groves                            912-660-3815             Stevens Towing Co
Robbie Shea                          912-233-8181             Compliance Systems, Inc.

Elected with two-years remaining
Capt. Jonathan Claughton      912-232-6404             River Street Riverboat Co.
Gary Davis                              912-235-3852             Peeples Industries, Inc.
Robert Dowd                          912-544-0321             Port CIty Logistics
Nick Harty                               912-235-3156            United Community Bank

Elected for a three-year term
Joe Ebberwein                                                          Reitred
Capt. Jim Myrick                    912-964-0712             Myrick Marine Contracting
Jerome Pereira                      917-207-7088             Columbus Marine
Tom Wright                            912-429-3350             Greater Maritime Community

Captain of the Port
CDR Norm C. Witt, USCG    912-652-4353             Marine Safety Unit Savannah

Immediate Past President
Lynn Brennan                        912-447-9404             US Customs & Border Protection

Ex Officio Members
Propeller Club of the United States, Port of Savannah
Past Presidents Roster

1933–34     John F. Gleason
1934–35     Storme Trosdal, Jr.
1935–36     James H. Byington
1936–37     Roland R. Jones
1937–38     E.A. Dutton
1938–39     Samuel A. Cann
1939–40     Cdr. R.F. Erdman, USN
1940–41     Thomas W. Yager 
1941–42     Arthur P. Gnann
1942–43     Joseph G. Stovall
1943–44     Judge H. Mercer Jordan
1944–45     Raymond Sherlock
1945–46     Kirk Sutlive
1946–47     Lee Mingledorff, Jr.
1947–48     Gen. P.N. Strong
1948–49     Charles J. Musante
1949–50     Edgar 0I Sikes
1950–51     Harold B. Pillatt
1951–52     Leon L. Collins
1951–53     Rev. Harry J. Pearson
1953–54     Carroll P. Ford
1954–55     E.R. Stuber
1954–56     J.W. Tarver, Jr.
1954–57     Cdr. J.O. Thompson, USCG
1957–58     Gen. Hugh T. Mayberry, USA
1958–59     Thomas Chisholm
1959–60     James W. Coste
1960–61     George E. Henry                               
1961-62      Stephen F. Craig 
1962–64     Joseph A. Register, Jr.
1964–65     J.W. Tarver, Jr.
1965–66     John J. Lyons
1966–67     Sam W. Edleman
1967–68     Peter Norboge
1968–70     James W. Mclntire
1970–71     Walter G. Caceres
1971–72     John M. Sayler
1972–73     Alexander D. Stewart
1973–74     Charles P. Simon
1974–76     Capt. Harry E. Jennings 
1976–77     Ernest A. Rubadue
1977–78     Norman H. May
1978–79     CDR Charles H. Denmark
1979–80     Nicholas D. Lamorte
1980–81     Gustave R. Dubus, III
1981–82     Robert Parsons 
1982–83     William Saunders
1983–84     John Powers 
1984–85     Jerry Hogan, Sr.
1985–86     Ernest A. Rubadue
1986–87     Neff MacKintosh 
1987–88     Charles Williams
1988–89     David T. Guernsey
1989–91     Andy Calhoun
1991–92     Amy Rhodes
1992–93     Bob Myrick
1993–94     Bill Wiggins
1994–95     Ed Cawthon
1995–96     Nancy Moon 
1996–97     Dudley New
1997–98     Ed Bazemore
1998–99     Richard Rominger
1999–00     Capt. Frank Guy
2000–01     Anna Arnsdorff
2001–02     David Sipple
2002–03     Chuck Davis
2003–04     Patricia Reese 
2004–05     Charlie Sutlive
2005–06     Langston Bass
2006–07     Ralph Maggoni
2007–08     Hugh Loyd
2008–09     Chris Desa
2009–10     Gloria Faircloth
2010–11     Jim Myrick
2011–12     McLeod Rominger
2012–13     Jerry Hogan, Jr.
2013–14     Nick Puhala
2014–15     Mark Troughton
2015–16     Michael Forbes
2016–17     Craig Maggioni
2017-18     Chuck Heimes
2018-19     Lynn Brennan


Administrators

Linda Whiddon                        912-660-9216                Whiddon Business Services

Jackie Frant                             912-713-6442                Administrative Support