As one of the oldest non-profit societies in Kelowna, the success of the Kelowna Yacht Club is due to strong member commitment and excellent governance over the years. Following the centuries-old successful traditions of yacht clubs around the world, our Board of Directors maintains leadership continuity over the years.

Michael Newcombe


Owner · Newcombe & Company Law Office

Danny Foster

Vice Commodore

Construction Manager · FortisBC

Tod Alstad

Rear Commodore

Owner · W. Tod Alstad Insurance, Wealth & Employee Benefits Agency

Ryan Archambault

Director · Staff Captain, Treasurer-Secretary

Investment Advisor & Portfolio Manager · Wellington-Altus Private Wealth Inc.

Rick Sudeyko

Director · Fleet Captain


Anita Boehm



Joe Danchuk



Perry Lewis



Cinzia Zotta Wendland


Health & Wellness Adviser · City of Kelowna

Thom Killingsworth

Executive Director

Kelowna Yacht Club


Steering towards our future.

Our strategic planning keeps each succeeding board focused on the future, while meeting our current needs. Our operations are based on the club’s vision to be a premiere yacht club that builds on our rich history while meeting the needs of our members.

Should you wish to reach out to the Board, they may be contacted via email at