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The mission of the Propeller Club of Port Canaveral is to serve the Central Florida Maritime Community and to ensure that Port Canaveral remains a world leader in maritime commerce while promoting a healthy marine environment.

The Values of the Propeller Club of Port Canaveral are:
Integrity, Service, Education, Leadership

Members include maritime industry and Port Canaveral area professionals and businesses; Canaveral Port Authority commissioners, executive staff and employees; harbor pilots; Coast Guard, Navy, and Merchant Marine personnel, both active and retired. Membership is open to all interested in the Maritime Industry and Port Canaveral.

Port Canaveral
Located on the Atlantic Coast of Central Florida. As one of the world's busiest cruise ports, Port Canaveral offers visitors a partial day aboard a gaming vessel or three- to seven-day voyages aboard megaliners from Carnival, Disney, and Royal Caribbean cruise lines sailing to the Bahamas and the Caribbean. Port Canaveral also is a popular destination for port of calls because of the beaches, attractions, and other offerings of Brevard and Central Florida. In addition to cruising, Port Canaveral is Central Florida's outlet to the sea for cargo handling bulk, breakbulk, refrigerated, and rolling cargo. Regular ship services are available directly to and from Central America, South America, the Caribbean, Canada and Europe. Services offered include warehousing and outside storage, distribution and ship loading/unloading. Port Canaveral is grantee of Foreign Trade Zone 136. For more information, visit www.portcanaveral.com.

Board of Governors 2018


Rick Clark
Operations Manager

1st VP
Bryan Bobbitt
Deputy Executive Director
Keep Brevard Beautiful

2nd VP
Lori Robinson
Business Liaison
CareerSource Brevard

Heidi Shafer
HR Manager

Earl McMillin
State Harbor Pilot (Retired)
Canaveral Pilots Association

Gary Ledford

RADM Bob Merrilees
USCG (Ret.)
& NASA (Ret.)

John Rice
Project Manager

Dennis Thompson
Thompson Benefit Group

RADM Jim Underwood
USCG (Ret.)

Jacquelyn Whittaker
Director of Sales & Marketing
Doubletree by Hilton Cocoa Beach

Past President
Rocky Johnson

Ivey's Construction

List of Past Presidents

2017 Rocky Johnson
2016 John Rice
2015 Jim Dubea
2014 Richard Grimison
2013 Jim Underwood
2012 Brendan McMillin
2011 Brendan McMillin
2010 Jack Crockett

2009 Dennis Thompson
2008 Mac McLouth
2007 Siegrid Dixon
2006 Siegrid Dixon
2005 Kurt Ronstrom
2004 Larry Mullin
2003 Larry Mullin
2002 Justin Russell
2001 Barbara Rudolph Smith
2000 Barbara Rudolph Smith
1999 Patty Spivey-Wilson

Standing Committees

Jim Dubea, Chair
Richard Grimison

RADM Wayne Justice USCG (Ret.), Chair

Jim Dubea
John Rice

Public Affairs
Lori Robinson, Chair
Richard Grimison

Education Committee
Richard Grimison, Chair

Jack Crockett
Sarah Hardy
Gary Ledford
Earl McMillin
Lori Robinson

Bob Sielski
Dave Sargeant

Nominating Committee
Jack Crockett, Chair
Rocky Johnson, Past President
Brendan McMillin

By-Laws Committee
Bryan Bobbitt, Chair

Dennis Thompson


Luncheon/Event Coordinator
Samantha Cornelius

KBB Clean Up
Mike Bracic, Chair
Cliff Berry Inc.

ShrimpFeast Committee
Rich Grimison, Co-Chair
Jim Underwood, Co-Chair
Lori Robinson

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