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National Boating Safety Advisory Committee (USCG)

The function of the Committee is to provide advice to the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security through the Commandant of the United States Coast Guard on matters relating to national boating safety.

Membership List

CAPT Timothy Dunleavy, Boating Law Administrator, New Hampshire Dept. of Safety

Mr. Christopher Fallon, Boating Law Administrator, New York Office of Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation

Mr. Thomas Guess, Boating Law Administrator, Virginia Department of Game & Inland Fisheries 

Assistant Commander Cody Jones, Boating Law Administrator, Texas Parks and Wildlife

Mr. Joseph Keeton, Boating Law Administrator, South Dakota Division of Wildlife

Mr. Peter Chisholm, Product Safety Engineer, Mercury Marine

Mr. Ralph Hoskins, Customer Relations Manager, Pursuit Boats Division of Malibu Boats, LLC

Mr. David Marlow, Director of Product Integrity & Government Affairs, Brunswick Corporation

Ms. Christina Paul, Maufacturer & Retail Representative, K&L Gates, LLP

Dr. Wendy Sanders, Manufacturing Engineer, Explico Engineering

Mr. David Slikkers, Government Relations, S2 Yachts

Ms. T. Nicole Vasilaros, Vice President of Federal and Legal Affairs, National Marine Manufacturers Association

Mr. John Adey, IV, Executive Director, American Boat & Yacht Council

Mr. Chris Edmonston, Executive Director, BoatUS Foundation

Mr. John Johnson, Executive Director, National Association of State Boating Law Administrators

Ms. Peg Phillips, Executive Director, National Safe Boating Council

Dr. Robert Pope, Secretary, Safety & Rescue Committee, American Canoe Association

Ms. Caroline Mantel, Director of Business Development, VeriHull, LLC

Ms. Wanda Kenton-Smith, Owner, Kenton Smith Marketing


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NBSAC Charter (2022) PDF 190.53 KB 03/10/2022
Last Updated: 05/02/2023
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