Faculty & Staffs
H. Perry Yacht Designers, Inc.
Bob Perry has brought cruising sailboat design into
the realm of performance cruising beginning with the Valiant 40. Primarily a
designer of racer/cruiser and long distance cruisers, Mr. Perry reviews
requirements pertaining to sailboats.
Designer / Engineer / Partner
Morrelli & Melvin Design and Engineering, Inc.
Pete Melvin is
certainly one of the world's top multihull yacht designer, with the foiling
America's Cup catamarans of Emerites Team New Zealand
a notable breakthrough. Pete is working with Westlawn
on new course material related to multihull and hydrofoil vessel design.
Smyth Sails, Inc.
Randy Smyth has
won more international, continental, and national sports championships than anyone
in history: over 57 and still counting. The first multihull sailor to win the
Rolex Yachtsman of the Year, a two time Olympic medalist, and the designer and
builder of several boats including the innovative trimaran record setter for
the Everglades Challenge, Sizzor, Randy will be
working with Westlawn on new course material related
to multihull, rig, and sail design.
Board of Directors
Chairman of the Board, Chancellor
David Smyth, President, Treasurer, Vice Chancellor
James Tangorra, Secretary, Provost