How does one become a member? Buy a keg of hand-crafted beer.
Member Since (date). The date the member purchased his/her first keg of beer (Kinda like a born-on date).
Honorary Member Since (date).
Date of permanent sobriety. The date the member died.
Coronado High School
Apprentice Since (date).
Mascot Since (date).
Jeff Wilkens: Mbr #1, MS: 22 Mar 04, Founder, CHS60, VP of HR for TRW (Ret), life peaked at 14 when he pitched a perfect game in Pony League-been downhill ever since.
Likes: microbrewed beer (Coronado Golden Ale his favorite), positive people, gorf and golf
family (Wife: Loie, Son: Matt , Daughter: Paige)
Dislikes: negative people, clowns, mimes, audience participation, broccoli
Nicknames: Bones, Dom (for Dumb Old Man),
Van Gough, Radiation Man, Notch-o
John Morton: Mbr #2, MS: 22 Mar 04, Founder, CHS60, Ex doctor. Attended school thru 23 grades to get an MD. Learned useful facts, but none to properly advise patients. One hot day 15 yrs ago I got a bone-breaking fever. I was bed-ridden under quilts in the 90° heat. I needed fluids. I had Corona beer in the refrigerator, and though this is not an endorsement, I drank one and immediately felt better and after two I was cured. There was an epiphany. From then on my only advice was this: “Take two Coronas and call me in the morning.”
Nickname: Old Doc
John Muncy: Mbr #3, MS: 8 Apr 04, Founder,CHS60, Vowed to escape the “Rock” after CHS. Partially succeeded by living in the back streets and bars of SE Asia for over 30 yrs. Stays in motion between Coronado, San Francisco and other
points to keep creditors and tracking agents at bay. Sponsor: Founder
Likes: A San Miguel brown bottle on the streets of Mabini, a Kloster while taking a Thai B course, a Tiger at the end of a good Hash and draft Carlsberg at the HK 7’s.
Dislikes: Long lines at border crossings.
Called "Sir" by my former Filipino maid, but more unprintable things by lesser mortals.
Wayne Oldendorph: Mbr #4, MS: 4 Jun 04, Founder, CHS60, Ops Director for Teledyne Ryan Aeronautical (Ret), ex-Naval Officer, Husband, Father, Brother, Uncle.
Likes: "The Rock" since 1947, retired life, my best friend (my wife), Harley Davidsons, scotch, rum dummies, cold beer, camaraderie of the IBC, VFW, installation of the IBC urinal
Dislikes: People who "can't", frustration, grouches, grumps and snitches.
Nickname: Big Oly
Paul Plumb: Mbr #6, MS: 30 Oct 04, Plank Owner,
CHS60, Old Navy Frogman/SEAL. Recovered catcher and rugby player.
Likes: Good friends, good food, good drink, skiing, and the Rotary Club of Coronado.
Sponsor: Jeff Wilkens
Dislikes: Smoking, obesity, laziness, and bad knees.
Hobbies: Trying to stay as fit as all IBC members. Close up magic.
Nicknames: Jean-Paul Spiderman, Vice Admiral; wanted to be "Big Daddy" but John Muncy already has that name.
Bruce Dyer: Mbr #7, MS: 27 Nov 04, Plank Owner, son, brother, significant other, import, Navy SEAL (Ret.)
Sponsor: Rob Crenshaw
Likes: good beer, San Diego weather, my feet, oldies R&R, Red Sox, exotic travel (geographic and psychic), Karen S. (!!)
Dislikes: whiners, stale beer, pretenders
Hobbies: skiing, kayaking, sailing, cooking, gardening, reading
Nicknames: Beep, Bru, sweetie (special users only)
Dan Gensler: Mbr #8, MS: 20 Dec 04, Plank owner, husband to Chris, father of Lauren & Brooke. Owner of Wealth Management & Financial Life Planning Firm, The Gensler Group with world headquarters on “The Rock.”
Sponsor: Jeff Wilkens
Likes: Coronado climate, time with my kids, ice cold IBC microbrew, Rotary & charitable efforts, good book, warm beach & quiet time with my wife.
Dislikes: whiners, bad attitudes, lazy people.
Nicknames: D. G., Danl
Pat Howard: Mbr #9, MS: 24 Aug 05, Plank Owner, CHS60, Ran several Telcom/Tech companies. Now retired doing consulting.
Likes: Airplanes, helicopters, boats, cars, rain, sun, tennis, water, wine and yes, beer. I am only IBC member man-enough to admit to the preference for wheat beers.
Loves: My son, his mother, our country and my dog, Lilly.
Dislikes: Plaintiff trial lawyers and their “victim” clients.
Jack Purdum: Mbr #10, MS: 31 Aug 05, Plank Owner, CHS58, selected to the Beer Club based on my age so that we would not be sued for age discrimination.
Likes: All Mexican beer, Mexican food and Mexico...especially Baja. Also likes volleyball and anything on the beach.
Dislikes: Cold weather and hot weather.
Nickname: Goldylocks (likes things just right).
Mike Herlihy: Mbr #11, MS: 26 Oct 05, Plank Owner, CHS63, Homegrown.
Favorite Beer: Coronado Brewing Co Pale Ale
Dislikes: Lack of time to investigate some of the pondering questions that come up every Wednesday during IBC meetings.
Nicknames: Bad Manners, Trash Talker
Bob Kipperman: Mbr #12, MS: 23 Nov 05, Plank Owner, CHS59, Father, Son, Husband, Brother, Friend, President Kippys...Still!
Likes: Family, friends, sex, mexican beer, cooking, 72 & blue!
Dislikes: Complainers, aggressive loud people, I don't like okra either.
Nicknames: Bob, Kip, Kippy, Yum, The Kipster
Bob Totten: Mbr #13, MS: 7 Jan 06, Platinum Prime, Old frog, Special Ed teacher, father of one. I believe the golf swing is a form of bi-lateral meditation and I practice it for relaxation.
Sponsor: Rob Crenshaw
Likes: Tecate with a lime and salt is hard to beat. Golf, a good book and backgammon online.
Dislikes: Al-Qaeda, sirens and bathroom fans.
Todd Ferrari: Mbr #14, MS: 2 Jun 06, Platinum Prime , Happy husband and father, BMCS USN.
Sponsor: Rob Crenshaw
Likes: All sports with a ball, free beer, spending time with family, golf.
Dislikes: An empty keg, lazy people.
Nicknames: Ferrari, Guido, Godfather.
Carole Gaasch: Mbr #15, MS: 26 Aug 06, Platinum Prime, active-duty CAPT USN JAG Corps, wife,
mother, doting grandmother, sister, aunt.
Sponsor: Rob Crenshaw
Likes: Quality time with family and friends; reading home magazines
and designing retirement dream home; the Northwest; animals; Dopplebock beer, a dry Riesling wine, an ice-cold
Tanqueray 10 martini up/dry w/olives or a twist - a great way to end a
Dislikes: Getting older.
Nickname: What's up with the Rock's obsession over nicknames?
Ron Dotson: Mbr #16, MS: 8 Sep 06, Platinum Prime, CHS59, Gardener, fruit tree grower, jam and jelly maker, married 43 yrs, first grandson Oct 2006.
Likes: Naps, Sam Adams Pale Ale, Mexican food, all good food, Tequila Gold
Dislikes: tofu, pickles, well done steaks.
Nicknames: Dotson, lefty, hands
Phil Papaccio: Mbr #17, MS: 11 Oct 06, Platinum Prime, COL USAF (Ret), VP of TRW (Ret), The guy from Bayonne, New Jersey. Sponsor: Jeff Wilkens
Dislikes: meat, whiskey, light beer
Wayne Strickland: Mbr #18, MS: 22 Nov 06, Platinum Prime, Coronado Firefighter (Ret), with a beautiful wife & a backyard view of IBC (life is good), I can crawl home. Sponsor: Jeff Wilkens
Likes: People helping others and making a difference, the babes that pass by IBC, cool beer & cold beer.
Dislikes: Apathy, frozen beer and warm beer
Hobbies: Sailing, golfing, skiing, surfing, beer canning, RVing and most other things that end with ing.
Nicknames: Wayne-o, Waimea Wayne, Uncle Wayne
Jon Crawford: Mbr #19, MS: 8 Dec 06, Platinum Prime, CHS56, I was born at a very young age and then went to Coronado High. I am a beach person, sports person, wine maker, teacher, coach & Mexico traveler.
Sponsor: Bob Kipperman
Likes: 4 seasons---summer, summer, summer & summer. Our island in the sun. All sports. I became a skier, tennis player, and a lover of fine beer and great friends.
Dislikes: Marine layer, violence & rude, disrespectful people.
Nicknames: Flying Gringo (in Mexico), Jimmy Buffett.
Chris Kleber: Mbr #20, MS: 29 Jan 07, Platinum Prime, DDS in “Nadoland”, still drillin’, fillin’ and billin’ daily, ex-Navy tooth jockey at NASNI, ex frat boy, homebrewer.
Favorite Beers: Oktoberfest, Witbeers
Likes: Travelling, Beer (drinking it and making it – Klebbeer Brewing), BBQ’ing, Tabasco, being an empty nester & Dad to kids away at college, internet surfing
Dislikes: speeding cars at 5 AM on Alameda Blvd, Deep Bass Boom box car stereos, RAP music, beets
Nicknames: Klebs, Stretch, Doc
Gregor Shanks: Mbr #21, MS: 25 Jul 07, Platinum Plus, Sales Manager~Latin America for International Paper. (I sell lots of corrugated boxes!), Husband to
Bridget and Father to Madison (7) and Piper (4).
Sponsor: Rob Crenshaw
Likes: Spending time with my girls! Traveling around the world... especially Latin America. Oregon Ducks!
Hobbies: Golf, gardening and computers. Golf is my favorite!!
Favorite Beers: Stella Artois, Coronado Golden Ale, Idiot IPA and
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale.
Mike Simpson: Mbr #22, MS: 25 Aug 07, Platinum Plus, recovering Black Shoe (USN), part-time consultant... full-time hedonist.
Likes: tolerant, easy-going people, visiting new places, biking NADO, the Coronado Library (best Govt service), good beer, good wine, good scotch.
Dislikes: nasty drivers, bossy people, lite beer concept
Nickname: OJ, Maddog
John Garrett: Mbr #23, MS: 26 Sep 07, Platinum Plus, Airline pilot (ret), ex-Navy helo pilot, aspiring golf pro, & long time Australiaphile.
Likes: golf, USS Midway volunteering, traveling with Bonnie, a glass of good Guiness.
Dislikes: beets, bad wine, stale beer.
John Clampitt: Mbr #24, MS: 10 Oct 07, Platinum Plus, CHS54 dropped out of school in '51, joined the Marines and became a trained killer, member of my notorious Jr High, and feared, gang known as the Dorks.
ceramics, stained glass, and wood working.
Frank Ingram: Mbr #25, MS: 25 Nov 07, DOPS: 2 Jan 11, Platinum Plus, Ex professor with Jun, Jul & Aug specialty Married 48 yrs to Elizabeth Taylor: 16 kids/ grandkids.
Likes: All beer, getting around on a bicycle any and every where, including across USA. Crown City Cyclists. Summer with family in Les Cheneaux Islands of N. Lake Huron. Mr Fix-it projects, Cincinnati Reds, dogs, especially beagles.
Dislikes: Cars, soft drinks, loud noise, red meat, scrabble.
Nickname: Lucky (from middle-name LeQuellec)
Steve Fisk: Mbr #26, MS: 18 Dec 07, Platinum Plus, CHS62, Flew planes (all too briefly), drove ships, married way over my head (33yrs), Dir. Marketing & Sales computer svcs co, private investor.
Likes: PMA people, music you can dance to, ladies you can dance with. Real Mexican food, Tecate back in the 60’s and Hectors Place. Spending “Cinco” at Hussong’s.
Dislikes: Spending on this bio with nothing to show for it.
Nicknames: Fisker, Buff (short for buffalo)
Jon Ryan: Mbr #27, MS: 26 Jan 08, Platinum Plus, GHS60 (Conn), OCS64, T.G.Y.C., Xerox exec,
1031 expert, nado city volunteer, best part; Cathy, Shannon, Joe,and Matt
Likes: micro brew, Santa Claus, Rush, Dale Jr., Padres, water (anywhere)
Dislikes: light beers, PC propaganda, politicians, estate taxation (actually most taxes)
Hobbies: spinning, Porsches, boats, body surfing, local brew beer testing
Nicknames: Jonnie, "nugget","xeriod", "J.R."
Mike Turner: Mbr #28, MS: 12 Feb 08, Platinum Plus, CHS62, Married, Barbara, two children, Billy & Mike, one granddaughter, Bella Marie. USN (Ret) 26yrs & GS 11yrs. Last 17 yrs focused on Aircraft Carrier maintenance on USS Independence, USS Kitty Hawk and USS Carl Vinson and other PACFLT carriers
Likes: Truth, good friends, warm weather & good beer.
Dislikes: Taxes, cheating & lying.
Hobbies: Sailing, bike riding and gardening.
Mbr #29, MS: 8 Mar 08, Iridium Prime, CHS56, raised on the Rock since birth, married 21 yrs to Pat Moyle, semi-retired urologist, 3 kids.
Likes: Beer, good weather & beaches.
Dislikes: Whiners, deadbeats.
Hobbies: Aviation, fishing, boating.
Mike Woiwode: Mbr #30, MS: 2 Apr 08, Iridium Prime, Navy Reservist (ret), Defense contractor. Father of five...all with the same wife, Kathie's husband.
Likes: Travel, family, friends
Dislikes: Petty stuff
Hobbies: Running, biking, working around house.
Nicknames: Wode, Woody, Mike
Steve Ashworth: Mbr #31, MS: 24 Apr 08, Iridium Prime, CHS58, PO, DA, Judge.
Likes: Money and retirement.
Dislikes: POs, DAs, Judges.
Hobbies: Guns & coins & the filthy women who have them.
Goal: Moving my son here as soon as he meets the filthy women.
Tom Ashworth: Mbr #32, MS: 14 May 08, Iridium Prime, been struggling in the business world & want to retire early.
Sponsor: Steve Ashworth
Likes: Beer, beer & more beer. Family. Slughead.
Dislikes: Working for the man.
Hobbies: Beer & mototcycles - a good combination.
Nicknames: Road Toad
Ultimate Goal: Move to Coronado as soon as Dad buys me a house here.
Tom Mustin: Mbr #33, MS: 6 Jun 08, Iridium Prime, CHS58, USNA 62. Formerly Navy, formerly lawyer, now retired sportsman/financier (see, e.g., Porfirio Rubirosa; Lance Reventlow). Married to Jean since ’94; four stepchildren, six grandkids. Enjoy skiing, loafing, daydreaming, fascist hyena politics, vodka. Current illegal substance of choice: genuine Cuban Monte Cristo No. 2, “The Torpedo.” Cured of all ambition by age 23.
Sponsor: Steve Ashworth.
John Wells: Mbr #34, MS: 18 Jun 08, Iridium Prime, CHS52, Retired optometrist and naval reservist. Wife Sara & two daughters.
Likes: Listening, investments, nutrition.
Dislikes: Owners of barking dogs and drivers who don’t signal.
Hobbies: Photography, puttering in home/garden, fishing.
Jon Sanford: Mbr #35, MS: 9 Jul 08, Iridium Prime, CHS58, married to Mary Ann, Five children (Becky, Molly, Matt, Brian and Amy), 4 grandchildren. Retired from 33 yrs of teaching.
Likes: Food, you name it , I'll eat it! Lager beer and Margaritas, friends, retirement, traveling, camping.
Dislikes: Phonies; slackers; hot, humid weather.
Hobbies: Reading, RV camping, Vespa, woodworking (models).
Nicknames: Mr. S, Cosgrove
Lane Fridell: Mbr #36, MS: 28 Jul 08, Iridium Prime,
Navy JAGC (Ret); now Nav "dependent" of "Plat Plus" Carole. MN boy; Hamline U, Golden Gopher, U Dub; iTwin; GOLFER, ANCC. Sponsor: Rob Crenshaw
Favorite Beers: I am Hophead! All kinds, esp. KleBrew, except (See
Likes: Coronado seaside living; Semiahmoo @ Blaine WA; dogs & cats; Whisky - single malt ISLAY (Scapa, Talisker, Highland Park 18, Laphroaig,
Lagavulin, Bruichladdich); Wines - trocken Riesling, Albarino, steely
Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Frog-styled Rose, Cab, Zin; Martini; Prime
steaks, Salmon, Carole's meatloaf & chicken fried steak, pasta, salsa,
Dislikes: Amerikan Standard pee-water beer!
Dan Orr:Mbr #37, MS: 6 Aug 08, Gold Exquisite, CDMHS '67, USC '71, USC Volleyball letterman, Beta Theta Pi frat, recreating self as a banker @ CFB, President of SD Trojan Club, quit drinking 15 yrs ago: A New Year's resolution went horribly wrong!
Likes: USC Trojans, Triathlon, all college football; Oh, & Cathy, Carson & Annemarie, and Rotary.
Dislikes: Bruins, nitwit liberals
Hobbies: Cycling, running, reading
Nicknames: Twit (horny toad handle)
Fred Buck: Mbr #38, MS: 17 Sep 08, Gold Exquisite, 30 yrs US Navy, Masterchief (Ret), married 37 yrs (widower), 5 children (all CHS grads), 9 grandkids, one greatgrandkid, native San Diegain, Grad from St Agustine HS.
Likes: Caring for and spending time with grandchildren.
Nicknames: Buck, Freddie "V"
Other: Awarded Jason Robards "Honorary CPO," Stood on the podium at the 1998 Republican National Convention. Currently Marshal and Back Nine Starter at Coronado Municipal Golf Course (8yrs).
Megan Richmond: Mbr #39, MS: 1 Oct 08, Gold Exquisite, fun blonde
Hobbies: hunting, golfing, surfing, fishing
Nickname: "The Megan"
Eric Dawson: Mbr #40, MS: 16 Oct 08, Gold Exquisite
Likes: Bread, everyone in the U. S. Navy, ocean breezes
Dislikes: Brussels sprouts, fundamentalism, hot and humid weather
Hobbies: Yoga, surfing, hiking, computers, walking the dog
Nicknames: Baigui (Mandarin for "white ghost")
Leslie Crawford: Mbr #41, MS: 22 Oct 08, Gold Exquisite,
CHS77, Coronado resident since 1965, owner and operator of www.welcometoCoronado.com.
Loves: Husband Don (retired Navy SEAL CDR), 2 sons (Mike and Andrew), horticulture gardens and cold beer.
Dislikes: rotten tomatos, slow internet connections and groomed gardens.
Hobbies: gardening, pole dancing.
Amy Haines: Mbr #42, MS: 22 Oct 08, Gold Exquisite, CHS'72. Coronado resident off and on since 1963. Married to Robbie Haines; son, Brian-25 and daughter Molly-24.
Likes: Thunderstorms, boogie boards, sunny days, bike rides, the Coronado Library, dogs, sailing, and cold beer!!!!
Dislikes: Okra, jet skis, crabapples (grumpy people), and fancy clothes.
Steve Bowden: Mbr #43, MS: 26 Nov 08, Gold Exquisite, transfer from Santa Cruz via La Jolla
Likes: golf, fishing, guitar
Dislikes: Beater golf courses.
Mike O'Connor: Mbr #44, MS: 10 Dec 08, Gold Exquisite, CHS84, Wake Forest Univ. grad, owner Island Sports & Spirits Grill
Likes: Michelob Ultra
Dislikes: Slow golfers, Socialists
Hobbies: golf, wood widdling, playing the harpsichord, spending time with wife and dogs
Greg Smith: Mbr #45, MS: 7 Jan 09, Gold Prime, Born SD county, lived here most of my life -- Grad UCI -- Econ, 78. Wife Sara, daughters Megan & Liz - all U of A grads.
Likes: duck, quail, pheasant & dove hunting, fly fishing, Mexico & "the tropics."
Dislikes: Obama and everything else that follows.
Hobbies: Serious bird hunter and fly fisherman.
Nicknames: Gregor and "Joe Petotz."
Tom Smisek: Mbr #46, MS: 4 Feb 09, Gold Prime, CHS62, Navy flyer, Airline Pilot, Civil Pilot-All retired. Lots of Coronado civic stuff... Retired.
Likes: Beer & wine, my wife & kids and their "main squeezes" plus Olivia & ?
Dislikes: Boring, "half-empty," pessimistic folks.
Hobbies: Snow skiing, jogging, travel and golf wanna be.
Nicknames: Smiz, *?!-t.
Steve Farguson: Mbr #47, MS: 11 Feb 09, Gold Prime, Passionate about great beer, life is too short for cheap yellow fizzy stuff. Favorite beers: Absolution "The Wicked" CBC "Stingray", Mission "Shipwrecked."
Sponsor: Mike Turner
Likes: Long board surfing, Body surfing and even Boogie boarding, basically love the water!
Dislikes: Grumpy people.
Hobbies: Great beer, Great waves need I say more...
Nicknames: Fargy, Hop head.
Joel Hutton: Mbr #48, MS: 25 Feb 09, Gold Prime, Native New Yorker, USN 22yrs. Lived on the Rock on and off for the past 6yrs. CBC Mug Club mbr since 1998.
Sponsor: Steve Farguson
Likes: Good beer, good friends, good game on TV, round of golf with friends, the beach.
Dislikes: Liars, thieves and hipocrates.
Hobbies: Golf, coin collecting, reading, brewery visiting, beer festivals.
John Paszek: Mbr #49, MS: 14 Mar 09, Gold Prime, Navy anesthesiologist stationed at Balboa Hospital.
Likes: Beer, Iowa Hawkeyes football, animals
Dislikes: rude drivers, polluters
Harry Thaete: Mbr #50, MS: 18 Mar 09, Gold Prime, Pilot: US Navy/American Airlines (Ret '03), X-scaped from PA to Coronado in '68 after less than stellar interview with ADM Rickover! Never looked back.
Likes: Family, Any Clint Eastwood movie. Walking and talking on Civil War battlefields. Drinking cold beer with buds.
Dislikes: Night bolters, check rides, warm beer and unhappy people.
Hobbies: Military history, cruising, sking and camping.
Nicknames: Hank, Honda
Ian Grant-Smith: Mbr #51, MS: 1 Apr 09, Gold Prime,
first African American to join IBC, wife Vanessa, daughter Tessa. Chairman & CEO BAP Solutions, ex Senior Executive SAP. Likes: Belgium White Beer, my family and friends, helping people, “The Rock”, Rotary Coronado. Dislikes: Smokers, bad attitudes, lazy people, fake people.
Hobbies: Sailing, rugby, golf, tennis, reading, skiing Nicknames: “A squared” (African American)
Steve Lindsey: Mbr #52, MS: 15 Apr 09, Gold Prime, CHS60, male gringo
Likes: Coronado Islanders, Sammy Bratz, beernuts, free beer, keg parties, Louis Beach, shuffleboard and retirement in Mexico.
Dislikes: Warm beer, cold water (ocean), politics, religion, dress codes and ladies sin credit cards.
Hobbies: Art, music and the persuit of happiness.
Nicknames: Linus, Estebar, Stevie and Bula.
Jim Walsh: Mbr #53, MS: 15 Apr 09, Osmium Exquisite, 5' 10", 165#, commercial real estate broker. Middle child of 7 kids. Married 21yrs. One son age 12.
Likes: Beer, women and sports -- not necessarly in that order.
Dislikes: Grumpy people, tightwads and bad haircuts.
Hobbies: Sports -- running, mountian bike riding.
Nicknames: T. Jim, Jimmy, Walshey, Velvet Elvis, Lucky, JFK.
Other: Dual citizenship -- US & Ireland. Has had starring roles in 3 Miller beer commercials.
Derek Dawson: Mbr #54, MS: 3 June 09, Osmium Exquisite, San Diego native who loves his Charges & Padres! Construction worker / bartender. Works at Firehouse Bar & Grill in Coronado.
Likes: Beer, Coronado, Firehouse Bar, and the beach.
Dislikes: Mean people, and mushrooms.
Hobbies: Golfing, surfing, most water sports, spending time with good friends and my wife Nicci.
Nicknames: "D," Big D, Double D.
Tom Jeter:Mbr #55, MS: 9 June 09, Osmium Exquisite, CHS53, Navy brat, US Army after college ROTC, then petroleum exploration geologist (Chevron). Instructor mountaineering and rock climbing for 15 yrs.
Likes: Outdoor adventure, camping, hiking, surfing, sailing, canoeing, biking, world travel, good beer, wine, comdraderie. (Sometimes I wish hard living didn't come so easy to me.)
Dislikes: Haughty, pretentious people, packaged (sanitized) tours.
Link Mustin:Mbr #56, MS: 30 June 09, Osmium Exquisite, hails from Richmond, VA. ENS, USN. Until Dec 2010, stationed aboard the USS Preble, the finest warship on the waterfront.
Sponsor: Tom Mustin
Likes: John Wayne, sailors, history, coffee, beer, oldies, beach music, Rolling Stones, Blues and sports.
Dislikes: Traffic, bad drivers, bad weather, pop music, dumb jokes, North Korea
Hobbies: Golf, tennis, basketball, guitar, reading good novels
Walt Heinecke: Mbr #57, MS: 15 July 09, Osmium Exquisite, CHS57, oldest living CHS ASB President, Retired Navy and USD professor.
Likes: Family, friends, cold beer, travel and beaches.
Dislikes: Unpatriotic Americans.
Hobbies: Cycling and kayaking.
Ed Carney: Mbr #58, MS: 16 July 09, Osmium Exquisite, CHS62, father of 6, grandfather of 13, Christian school owner / operator.
Likes: Cold beer, flowers, animals, and John Wayne
Dislikes: Red Ink, laziness, clutter and rules
Nicknames: WOP, Papa
Greg Sheffer: Mbr #59, MS: 29 July 09, Osmium Exquisite, born-again Polock.
Hobbies: Urban terrorist, breast exams
Nickname: Dan Orr
Dwight Settle: Mbr #60, MS: 12 August 09, Osmium Exquisite, Retired Team guy, skydiver extraordinaire (gave Tiger lessons), golfs so well does not need to keep score. Loves beer, his wife (Jenn), beer and kiddos.
Likes: Good beer and drinking a cold beer w/client after a succesful real estate deal.
Dislikes: hot beer.
Hobbies: Skydiving, golf and IBC.
Nicknames: Wookie and "D."
Steve McGowen: Mbr #61, MS: 26 August 09, Osmium Prime, Former Naval Aviator, owned Avis rental car in Coronado until 2000 then retired.
Have left a bevy of liberal ex-wives throughout Coronado who still use my last name, 1960 graduate Barstow High School.
Hobbies: Golf, fishing, traveling.
Hank Morton: Mbr #62, MS: 2 September 09, Osmium Prime, CHS66, President of BajaBound.com (Mexiacan insurance services), #1 son of IBC Founder, "Old Doc" Morton.
Likes: Making babies (has 3 kids), babysitting, website development.
Dislikes: Corona, long border lines, Mexican drug cartels and slow internet connections.
Hobbies: bike riding.
Russ Broyles: Mbr #63, MS: 9 September 09, Osmium Prime, CHS62, former computer geek turned dinosaur (no computer or e-mail), Spent a lifetime in the bar at the Chu Dynasty.
Likes: Bike rides around Coronado, grandkids
Dislikes: Paperwork, computers, skin cancer
Hobbies: Bedwetting, macrame, cross-dressing, gardening
Dan Hutchison: Mbr #64, MS: 30 September 09, Osmium Prime, former Naval officer, dentist, lifelong redneck, nightmare for my kids in a few more years. Once cussed out “Little Debbie” of “Little Debbie Snack Cakes” for a perceived offense.
Likes: Golf, old Porsches, MMA (spectator ONLY), football, the Navy
Dislikes: Liberal politicians, liberal institutions of higher learning, liberal newscasters, whiners, and pretty much everybody associated with commercial airlines these days, except pilots.
Hobbies: Golf, computers, photography, exercise when work isn’t in the way
Nicknames: Dr Dan, “Hey, Doc,” Hutch
Bob Ryan: Mbr #66, MS: 21 October 09, Osmium Prime, CHS63, USNA67, A7-E Navy attack aviator, resident field engineer / inspector civil engineer projects, mechanical engineering consultant to an IBC.
Wife, Margie (starter), Kane, Brigid and Robbie... all CHS grads. Five grandkids.
Likes: Cold beer (almost any), wine (red), doing nothing, doing something, hanging out, Beer Club, poker club, boatschool classmates club, etc.
Dislikes: Socialists, liberals, Commies, pinkos, reds, Marxists, etc.
Hobbies: Woodworking, camping, fishing.
Mike Privett: Mbr #67, MS: 4 November 09, Osmium Prime, warm, likeable guy with good attitude.
Likes: golf, reading, yoga, running and I love my family.
Dislikes: cigarettes, stressed people, takers.
Hobbies: learning, people, contemplating my navel.
Nicknames: Bokerdo, Mt. Saint Helens, Priv.
"Smokin" Joe Ruzicka: Mbr #68, MS: 11 November 09, Osmium Prime, LCDR, USN, F-14/F-18 Radar Intercept Officer, Weapons Systems Officer, USNA ’96, Masters of Science--USD 2009
Likes: Fast planes, fast cars and fast women
Dislikes: Carrots, bombs not on target
Hobbies: Golf, Voice Over for commercials and beer drinking
Nicknames: Smokin, The Total Package
Other Category : http://smokinjoecarr.com Voice Over Talent
John Kuta: Mbr #69, MS: 25 November 09, Rhenium Exquisite,
LT, USN, quintessential helicopter pilot next door. Villanova University Class of 2000. Wife: Valerie, Sons: Jack and Tommy.
Likes: Beer and People.
Dislikes: Introverts and Social Networking Web Sites.
Hobbies: Sports, Beer, Etiquette and Protocol, General Skylarking.
Nicknames: Fish, Stubby Big Head, Slayer, Killer, C3PO.
Bruce McCristal: Mbr #70, MS: 25 November 09, Rhenium Exquisite. I live in a triangle: Bloomfield Hills, MI (spring and fall); Coronado (winter); Northern Ontario (summer). Former USAF pilot. 30 yrs with GM when it was profitable: corporate affairs exec. Retirement project: writing book on the 150yr history of Michigan State University.
Likes: Learning, discovery, travel, great conversation, college football and basketball.
Belief: Coronado is not only the crown jewel of SD, but of America.
Tony Paen: Mbr #71, MS: 9 December 09, Rhenium Exquisite,
Former 20 yr Nado resident. Moved to Sun Valley, ID maybe spending winters back in Nado.
Likes: Cold beer, coffee
Dislikes: People who keep me waiting.
Hobbies: Golf, skiing, shooting, diving.
Nicknames: A.J., T.P
Phil (PJ) Swartz: Mbr #72, MS: 23 December 09, Rhenium Exquisite, Coronado duty station or home since 76. Retired naval aviator and worn out airline pilot.
Likes: That first sip of beer after a dry spell. Good stories and that second sip of beer after a dry spell. A game of tennis and running into a fellow IBC member in town.
Dislikes: Bad beer, Bad people, Bad lottery numbers, back seat drivers, NFO's are exempted and my aunt Regina
Favorite Day of the Week: WEDNESDAY!
Nicknames: Hey You, Bubba, Nomad, Captain and "Dad can I have some money."
Sergio Flores:Mbr #73, MS: 23 Dec 09, Rhenium Exquisite, San Diego Native. On The Rock/Plank Owner since 1998. CVHS, SDSU, UCSF Med School
Loves- family, especially wife Christina, kids Alexandria, Sergio, Erica, and dog Shadow.
Likes-beach, travel, beer, wine
Dislikes- being late for appointments, mean people, polyps/cancer
Hobbies-soccer, golf, snowboarding
Mark Blumenthal: Mbr #74, MS: 20 Jan 10, Rhenium Exquisite,
local since 1979, member of 6th St Regulars Coronado basketball group since 1980, owner / operator Blumenthal Insurance Services, first beer buzz at age 14 - Colt 45 - it works every time.
Likes: Breathing deeply, laughing, kids, dogs, alleys with beer.
Dislikes: Winers, winos, arrogant winners.
Hobbies: Snowboarding, swimming, cliff diving.
Ed Weisbrod: Mbr #75, MS: 3 Feb 10, Rhenium Exquisite,
Naval helo driver, soon to be former Navy guy. Love my wife and kids and plan my weeks around Wednesdays 4-6... well, not really but it sure would be nice!
Likes: Never met a beer I didn't like. I like happy people.
Dislikes:People who don't say "Bless you" when someone sneezes. Mean people.
Hobbies:Working in the yard while drinking a good brew, working on my car while drinking a good brew, reading a good book while drinking a good brew, watching TV while drinking a good brew,...you get the picture.
Matt Reese: Mbr #76, MS: 3 Feb 10, Rhenium Exquisite,
Bill Bigham: Mbr #77, MS: 17 Feb 10, Rhenium Prime, High School in LI, NY, 1972; USNA 1976; Flight Surgeon, USMC and Navy; now local Ophthalmologist; Coronado resident since 1983 along with Patti, our four children (Will, Caitlin, Emily and Michael) and two Springer Spaniels (Cocoa and Rhino); Navy retired since 2004.
Likes – Beach; beer; dogs; Rock and Blues, especially Allman Brothers Band; spicy food
Dislikes – Negativity; too many rules; reckless drivers
Hobbies – Surfing; reading; playing guitar
Nicknames – Bill; Doc
Keith Stringer: Mbr #78, MS: 3 Mar 10, Rhenium Prime, Rockland High (MA) '77, College: School of Hard Knocks, Co-owner of Island Sports & Spirits.
Loves: Wife Nancy, daughter Natalie (18).
Likes: Women, beer (Ampstel Lite), break-up bar fights.
Dislikes: Tailgaters, liars, lima beans.
Hobies: Skiing, cooking.
Dan Parker:Mbr #79, MS: 10 Mar 10, Rhenium Prime, CHS75, CSU Chico, BS Biology, Chem. Live at the Coronado golf course for work and play (mosly play).
Likes: Golf with my friends, Lawn bowling, my great family, mexican beers.
Dislikes: Slimey politicians, naggers and my MIL.
Hobbies: Golf, Lawn bowling, losing money at the track.
Nickname: LT Dan.
Megan Settle: Mbr #80, MS: 17 Mar 10, Rhenium Prime, CHS03, FAVORITE DAUGHTER of Dwight Settle, student for life.
Likes: San Diego Super Chargers and beer.
Dislikes: oranges. orange juice anything orange
Hobbies: sewing and drinking.
Nicknames: Megs, Megaton, Megaphone
Ed Pecus: Mbr #81, MS: 24 Mar 10, Rhenium Prime,
I'm indian - dot not feather; however, I'm BORN and raised on the Rock. I have worked for the Brigantine for 22 years, currently General Manager in Old Town. Married to Lisa for 10 years and have 3 children.
Likes: Charger Football, beer, golf, strong Beer, horse racing.
Dislikes: triple bogeys, know it all’s and, of course, hatred of the Oakland Raiders.
Hobbies: golf, my family, drinking great beer.
Nicknames: EDP, big Ed.
Harry Blair:Mbr #82, MS: 7 Apr 10, Rhenium Prime, Married to Nancy, 4 kids. Airline pilot, recovering rotorhead (I hope the lobotomy is reversible).
Likes: Hot women & cold beer! (that is Nancy in particular and cold beer in general)
Dislikes: Formal attire, tight collars.
Hobbies: Failing, motorcycles, bicycles and bodysurfing.
Nicknames: Hambone, Hacksaw, Jabba the Hut, Uncle Harry, "The Fossil"
Jeff Loeffler: Mbr #83, DOPS: 1 Jul 10, MS: 12 May 10, Rhenium Prime, From Minn, You Betcha, son of a German Gestapo, two remarkable sons, Corporate/ Warbird Pilot.
Likes: being able to help people, answering funny questions, reading funny answers, romantic getaways to Catalina Island.
Dislikes: Thumbs-down for no reason, Waiting, Jased from Subway, freezing/ slippery roads, dirty places.
Hobbies: Talking to decent women, golf, lawn bowling, riding bicycles, airplane racing, fishing, writing baroque music.
Cameron Noah: Mbr #84, MS: 19 May 10, Rhenium Prime, proud father of 3, manager at Peohe's for the past 7 yrs, a Coronado resident since 2000, married to Patrina since 1987.
Likes: Good food, good music, good people, good beer and good times.
Dislikes: Bad food, bad music, bad people, bad beer and bad times.
Hobies: Music, lasn bowling, cookingshows, drinking beer with good friends, thumb twiddling, looking for Sasquatch.
Nicknames: Cam, The X Man, Hey You!
Richard Dawson: Mbr #85, MS: 2 June 10, Tungsten Exquisite, San Diego native, Charger and Padre fan. Director Sportland Team Sports.
Sponsor: Dereck Dawson
Likes: My family and kids, Derek and Ashey.
Dislikes: People who are not honest.
Hobbies: Golf, lawn bowling, my boat and fishing.
Nicknames: RD, Big Richard, Derek's Dad.
Dave Fairbank: Mbr #86, MS: 9 Jun 10, Tungsten Exquisite, retired Navy reservist, recovering attorney. Married to Kathleen Callahan Fairbank, father to Sarah, Heather and Page. Nine grandchildren.
Likes: Old sailing ships, bicycles, tennis.
Hobbies: Sail and maintenance crew San Diego Maritime Museum.
Roberto "Bert" Reyes: Mbr #87, MS: 16 Jun 10, Tungsten Exquisite, My passions are drinking beer... and whatever happens before and after that. Student (senior) at SDSU. Live two doors down from IBC.
Likes: Man sodas,
Dislikes: Country music.
Hobies: Disc golf, yoga
Nicknames: Bert, Berto, Bobby, Robby
Cordell Parker: Mbr #88, MS: 16 Jun 10, Tungsten Exquisite, Native Alaskan, Retired USN EOD. Coronado resident since 1999.
Likes: Chargers, Padres, Great IPA's, Darlene, cars made with lots of
Dislikes: Environmental Lawyers (subject to change if we have one that
is an IBC member), Big Govt. Blood Pressure checks!
Hobbies: Beer, fishing, paying bills.
John Fischbeck: Mbr #89, MS: 30 Jun 10, Tungsten Exquisite, A lover of all things that fly "aviator", Class of 75 (Not CHS), Native Virginian and now Coronadian.
Likes: Loves Family (John IV & Sarah) and all our significant others, especially a girlfriend who sees the diamond in the rough, Concerts in the Park, New Years Plunge, Smisek's Coronado Burning Mans desert outing, any activity on Land Sea and Air, CCC, and definitely IBC.
Dislikes: Not having enough time in the day, being furloughed, getting divorced.
Hobbies: Flying, biking, hiking, swimming, surfing, skiing, skydiving, SCUBA Diving, and boating.
Nicknames:"Fish", "Mangy", "MacGyver", “Hubba Hubba Ding Ding” and for less talented people anything that fits on the end of "Fish_"
Student: Of all things mechanical, working on an Airframe and Powerplants Certificate.
Diana Drummey: Mbr #90, MS: 7 Jul 10, Tungsten Exquisite, Sergeant at Coronado PD. Why I joined IBC?-Hello! Coronado intel and always looking for a GOOD DUI arrest!
Graduate NOT of CHS but of CPHS '77 GO Castle Park TROJANS... We all need protection.
Likes: LIFE there is so much to enjoy.
Dislikes: olives, green beans, people without opinions. No better half... no little young ones either...I am setting the stage now to be the crazy cat lady as I get old- I have three cats.
Favorite Beer: DOS EQUIS, dark and light
Nicknames: Dianasaur, Drummedge, DD
Tony Clark: Mbr #91, MS: 14 Jul 10, Tungsten Exquisite, From Coventry, RI. Navy Jr. 1999 graduate of USNA. Naval aviator winged in 2001, with two med tours out of Jacksonville with HS-15. Ended career at HSC Weapons School at NASNI. Currently President/Brewer at Airdale Brewing Company in San Diego.
Likes: Good beer, good wine, good food, good company
Dislikes: Mediocre efforts, anything that wasn't built on quality.
Hobbies: Craft Beer, Homebrewing, Golf, Snowboarding, Drinking, Eating
Other Category? Family: Wife - Liz, 1st child is due any day now!!
Matt Wilkens: Mbr #92, MS: 21 Jul 10, Tungsten Exquisite, One of the original keg masters. Son of "Bones." In 2002 did a keg stand in the IBC Jacuzzi before it was cool to buy microbrew. Middle and high school teacher, volleyball coach and tutor. Plays beach volleyball in the summer and is an avid Lakers
Sponsor: Jeff Wilkens
Likes: Unreported income, prop 215, drinking games, getting married.
Dislikes: Airline travel, hangovers, midgets.
Nicknames: (in order of soberness) Mr. Wilkens, Mattumbo, Tumbo, Tumbles.
Favorite quote: "Drink!"
Jake Wilson: Mbr #93, MS: 21 Jul 10, Tungsten Prime, One of the original keg masters. In 2002 did a keg stand in the IBC Jacuzzi before it was cool to buy microbrew. Has double-jointed thumbs and a thirst for New Castle and Sierra Nevada Pale ale.
Likes: Asian females, unemployment checks, BBQ.
Dislikes: Commitment, negative people, working.
Favorite Quote: "Less is more."
Nicknames: Jakers, Jakey, Mexico Jake, Roofel, El Pulgar
Jim Kaufman: Mbr #94, MS: 4 Aug 10, Tungsten Prime, retired Naval officer and hospital administrater.
Likes: Good wine, a warm sun and a cool breeze.
Dislikes: camping, mosquitos, spring skiing.
Hobbies: skiing, traveling, working out, community service.
Mark Morgan: Mbr #95, MS: 11 Aug 10, Tungsten Prime,
Rob Taylor: Mbr #96, MS: 18 Aug 10, Tungsten Prime, Raised in Coronado. CHS62 after brief stint as CHS63, MIT66. Back again after 20 years each at Xerox and Morgan Stanley doing financial software. Married to beautiful Mary with 3 gorgeous daughters.
Likes: Mary, Melissa, Julie, Chrissy, beer, wine, college football & hoops, cats, Europe, being tall.
Dislikes: Meanderthals, being on hold without a beer, small noisy dogs.
Hobbies: tennis, theatre, travel, choral singing.
Nicknames: RobT, "Lurch"
Chris Toogood: Mbr #97, MS: 25 Aug 10, Tungsten Prime, CHS85, U.S. Army Vet, lived on the Rock since '69.
Likes: surfing, girls, girls that surf.
Hobbies: Real Estate
Nickname: "Dos Buenos"
PJ: Mbr #98, MS: 8 Sep 10, Hafnium Prime, one of the Navy's best, a Life long bachelor.
Likes: my beer cold, my women colder, whiskey, cooking, adventure, working hard playing harder.
Dislikes: Smoking, arrogant people, tuff guys, stuck up gals.
Hobbies: Anything outdoors, cougar hunting, traveling, trying anything twice.
Nickname: Big Oly's neighbor.
Larry Meehan: Mbr #99, MS: 8 Sep 10, Tungsten Prime, CO HSC-8 (Eight-Ballers), USNA '94; President of the "Naval Officer Procrastinators of America."
Likes: Justin Beiber concerts, Mr. Giggles (my cat), Happy people, rainbows and anything on the Oprah Winfrey Network
Dislikes: My mother always said "dislike wasn't nice to say... so "things I don't care for" include mean people, doing prison time and beer without an ice cube in it.
Hobbies: Macrame, cross-dressing, thinking of funny nicknames; shopping on-line for cute outfits for Mr. Giggles
Nicknames: Mrs. Giggles, Dixon
Mike Whittemore: Mbr #100, MS: 22 Sep 10, Centurion, Cohort I,
Sponsor: Rob Crenshaw
Fred Crawley: Mbr #101, MS: 29 Sep 10, Centurion Exquisite
Dislikes: No beer
John Garrod: Mbr #102, MS: 6 Oct 10, Centurion Exquisite, Jersey boy living in La Mesa. Happily married.
Likes: Good beer, good food, travel, family.
Dislikes: Ignorance, whiners, liberals with their hand out.
Hobbies: Sailing, cooking, gardening, eating.
John Macias: Mbr #103, MS: 13 Oct 10, Centurion Exquisite,
Scott Hoffman: Mbr #104, MS: 13 Oct 10, Centurion Exquisite, Transplanted from Wisconsin, CheeseHead by birth. Currently, serving in the Navy at SPAWAR. Married for 19 years with ten year-old twins.
Likes: Travel, beer, wine, good friends
Dislikes: Traffic jams, entitlement mentality
Hobbies: Diving, Biking
Jim Hardy: Mbr #105, MS: 27 Oct 10, Centurion Exquisite, CHS '62, Vietnam Veteran, Boilermaker, Piledriver, Teacher; for the last 11 years Steel Inspector for the Golden Gate Bridge.
Likes: breathing, beer, lasagna, Coronado classmates
Loves: my wife Melissa and son Spencer, Mom and Dad
Dislikes: Wall Street banksters, phonies
Hobbies: reading, art
Nicknames: Hardley, The Id, Jimster
Larry Sand: Mbr #106, MS: 17 Nov 10, Centurion Exquisite, Retired Navy (30 yr reserve), Navy EOD, real estate broker ('73), mortgage broker, handyman since '07, father of 6, grandfather of 9 (all boys).
Likes: Warm beach days, powder show, good cold beer, good rugby game, the Padres.
Dislikes: Politicians, arrogance, the historically illiterate.
Hobbies: Golf, skiing (water & snow), gardening.
Al Lovering: Mbr #107, MS: 12 Jan 11, Centurion Exquisite, Wife Mary, daughter Annie, son Matthew, dog Wrigley. BS WIU, MS Illinois, Navy Vet, current CNAF Analyst.
Likes: Family, Mexican beers, good cigars/Tequila, fitness, anything Chicago except White Sox.
Dislikes: Whiners, liberals, litter, mushrooms.
Hobbies, Tropical fish, gardening, cooking, old VW's.
Dave Bodkin: Mbr #108, MS: 12 Jan 11, Centurion Exquisite, Wife Marita, daughter Emily at Vilanova, son David Jr. at CHS, "Yankee" dogs: shelties Ruth and Gehrig.
Resigned from International Wine and Food Society to join IBC---step up?
One of 'Old Doc' Morton's IBC Medical Group. He sent me my first patient in 1990, now I get peanut butter filled pretzel bits.
Likes: NY sports teams, all things "Hoyas", IBC, CYC, Hotel Del Club/Gym.
Dislikes:Teams opposing NY sports teams
Hobbies: High score golf, low score fishing
Kit Brown: Mbr #109, MS: 19 Jan 11, Centurion Exquisite,
Shannyn Courtney: Mbr #110, MS: 26 Jan 11, Centurion Exquisite, descendent of member #5, mother of Zach & Parker.
Likes: Cold beer, Tequila, laughing with GREAT people
Dislikes: Stupid, Lazy, Negative people who can't drive
Hobbies: Paddle boarding, Photography, Happy hour
Nick Name(s): Sha-na, Rachel
Jay Poe: Mbr #111, MS: 9 Feb 11, Tantalum Exquisite, Born Dallas, TX 1960 Trumbull High School, Trumbull, CT '79 University of Connecticut '83, Moved to Coronado in 2001. Now split time between Coronado and Tahoe, NV. Plan to be in Nado on many Wed afternoons.
Likes: beer, skiing, boating, traveling, hiking, golf, and the NFL.
Dislikes: big government!
Hobbies: drinking beer
John Weiman: Mbr #112, MS: 23 Feb 11, Tantalum Exquisite,
George Lanman: Mbr #113, MS: 23 Feb 11, Tantalum Exquisite, USNA '57, Grandfather of 7, retired Naval Aviator (S-2s & S-3s), Dad built 241 J Ave in 1937 but sold it after Pearl Habor :(, left Coronado in '39, '70 & "77, returned for good in 2000.
Likes: CBC Golden Ale, Citizens In Action.
Dislikes: Sandtraps, lying liberals & bullies
Hobbies: Golf, dancing, math tutoring
Nickname: PG (Poppa George)
Wes McCann: Mbr #114, MS: 16 Mar 11, Tantalum Exquisite, USNA '96, Supply Officer 96-2001, Cajun by birth and upbringing, libertarian by intelligence, brewer by trade (just ask, I'll brew you a beer), Kept man, married to Ann (USNA '96)
Likes: Beer, beer, beer, wine, cheese, good food, women who like beer.
Dislikes: Liberals + liars (same thing)
Hobbies: Bresing, hunting, fishing, motorcycling.
Nicknames: Big Wheel.
Other: My real claim to fame: My wife is a Commanding Office of a US Navy Guided Missle Destroyer.
Joe Horn: Mbr #115, MS: 16 Mar 11, Tantalum Exquisite, born in Philly, PA 1943, Villanova U '64, CA resident since '70, semi- retired school teacher, Special Ed & PE, married w/4 children & 3 grandchildren, wife Jean.
Likes: Loose cars and fast women, travel, running, kayaking & Wed afternoons.
Dislikes: Fast cars & loose women.
Hobbies: camping & kayaking in the San Juans.
Nickname: Pepe, Nadojoetaho
Seth Ford: Mbr #116, MS: 30 Mar 11, Tantalum Exquisite,
Deni Herron: Mbr #117, MS: 13 Apr 11, Tantalum Exquisite, retired political activist, Mom, Princess
Likes: friendly people, smiles, laughs.
Hobbies: gym, reading.
Nicknames: only my family knows.
Joe Zerboni: Mbr #118, MS: 27 Apr 11, CHS60, Tantalum Exquisite, Married CHS sweetheart Carolyn, 3 kids, then married Dutch sweetie Johanna, 2 more kids. IBM 39 years in the USA and Europe. Now coaching CEOs (sdexecteam.com) and helping parents with troubled kids (bily.org). Home in Solana Beach
Likes: Seeking Truth, Family (includes Cody) and friends
Dislikes: Not much, but try to avoid blatherers
Hobbies: Tennis, fixing things
Nicknames: Grampa Joe
Dave Cline: Mbr #119, MS: 4 May 11, Tantalum Exquisite, Island resident since 27 Dec 07, active duty Navy physician/Radiologist.
Likes: Being a husband, & father of three (twin girls/boy), sports, friendship, real estate.
Steve Wampler:Mbr #120, MS: 13 Apr 11, Tantalum ExquisiteLikes: My wife, beer, a good conversation, outdoor activities, my kids playing sports.
Dislikes: Upright people, mountain climbing
Hobbies: Gardening, anything outdoors.
Bill Bartsch: Mbr #121, MS: 25 May 11, Tantalum Prime, The senior harbor pilot for San Diego Bay. Originally from Bronx and Long Island. S.U.N.Y. Maritime College. Delivered U.S. foreign aid to third world for 6 years in 1980’s. Virgin Island’s pilot early 1990’s. Did 22 years in U.S. Naval Reserve-Merchant Marine program. With wife Susan, eyeing dreaded empty nest syndrome down the road.
Likes: Advice from Old Fucks who no longer have to remain civilized because they are either really rich or really sick... Like at our Rotary Club.
Dislikes: When Liberals and Conservatives expose themselves in public… unless they’re really hot.
Hobbies: Coronado Flower Show - Men’s Division contest (2 or 3 time winner). Tomatoes in the garden. Fishing very poorly. Biking on Orange Ave sidewalks and in front of the Shores condos. Football.
Nicknames: “Tin Man” (from very youthful indiscretion as short lived male dancer in burlesque version of “Wizard of Oz”.)
John Mehki: Mbr #122, MS: 8 Jun 11, Tantalum Prime,
Jeff Couture:Mbr #123, MS: 22 Jun 11, Tantalum Prime, CHS '80. Husband to Lori, Father to Cory (Denison U.) & Kaitlyn (USC) & Alpha Dog to Lewie. Son of a Navy Seal. Coronado local since 1962.
Likes: Living in paradise (Coronado)
Dislikes: Honey-do lists, romantic walks on the beach, cleaning up after my kids
Hobbies: Scuba diving, water sports, boating, skiing & drinking
Nicknames: Catman, Freezer, No-Neck
Connor Herron: Mbr #124, MS: 22 Jun 11, Tantalum Prime, CHS??, just another Coronado boy.
Likes: Strong, off-shore breezes, double stuff oreos, stiff cocktails, cold pacific ocean water, big winter surf, sunset golfing, the CA I-5 freeway, any girls that will talk to me.
Dislikes: People playing slow golf, when the keg gets tapped.
Nicknames: Condog, Condor.
Rob Silk: Mbr #125, MS: 29 Jun 11, Tantalum Prime, Lived in Coronado since 2000. Boston native. Holy Cross '86, New Mexico State '88.
Likes: old Landcruisers, shoulder to head high sets, fresh tahoe powder, putting for birdie (occurs once a century) and beer.
Dislikes: port/starboard duty, 3 putts and last call
Hobbies: surfing, skiing, golf, drinking beer.
Nicknames: Silky, Sheets
Gary Smith:Mbr #126, MS: 6 Jul 11, Tantalum Prime, Former Air Force Dentist, Real Estate Developer, and Financial Consultant.
Likes: Sailing, Boating, Travel ,Fast Cars, Fishing, John Denver and Jimmy Buffet music with a beer and community service.
Most Liked: Deep, complex and stimulating conversations that surface at Beer Club
Loves: USA, Wife, Kids and Grandson and time spent with ALL
Hobbies: Photography, Sailing and Travel
Favorite Beer: Foster, Heineken, Coronado Ale or a good Red wine.
FAVORITE JOBS: In college, simultaneously serving food to a FOXY Sonority and being on National Ski Patrol.
Dislikes: Negative people, Liberal Politicians, long Tarmac holds, Rap music and Broccoli.
Paul Smith: Mbr #127, MS: 6 Jul 11, Tantalum Prime, Social Media Strategist/Marketing Consultant - Multilingual (English/Español/En liten svensk) Favorite quote: "Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them" ---
Loves: God, Family, country (USA) and Art
Likes: "Hmmmm Beer! A Guinness Please", Classical, Jazz and Rock "n" Roll music, a Black "N" Tan and a good sense of humor and a good strategy
Dislikes: "Bitter Beer Face", Bad Attitudes and Negativity
Hobbies: Golf, Chess, Travel, Foreign Languages, Surfing - although it has been a while since I have been out on the board, Skiing, Reading, Writing and Photography
Nickname: "The Great White Shark" or "The Shark"
David Knop: Mbr #128, MS: 20 Jul 11, TantalumPrime, Incredibly talented and good looking retired Marine LCOL of artilleryl. Also a Rotarian and all around fabulous guy. Grade school in Milwaukee, WI; high school in St Petersburg, FL; BA at UoC at Boulder, CO; MA, USC. Author of two ebooks: Mining Sacred Ground and Poised by God's Flesh (June 2012).
Likes: Coronado, beer, wine.
Dislikes: Traffic, downer personalities
Hobbies: Biking, wood working, writing, guitar
Nicknames: Dave, Knopper
Bryan Scott: Mbr #129, MS: 27 Jul 11, Tantalum Prime, Born in the Territory of Alaska (that's right, I can never be President) Moved to San Diego in '87. Moved to the “sand hill at the end of the bridge” in '96. I am a general contractor specializing in high end kitchen and bath remodeling.
Likes: Crazy in love with my wife Lyn of 24 years. I love and am proud of my 15 year old son Aydan. I like the thought of having a beer with one of the most diverse group of individuals on the island. I enjoy watching women that jog and women that ride bikes. I enjoy being around people that look at a half full glass and see it as full. I like the charmed life that we all share living in this community.
Dislikes: Reality TV and TV in general. The “whistle” on Wednesday
Hobbies: I love the ocean, surfing badly, scuba and the arts.
Nicknames: Scotty and McGuiver
FEARS: I am terrified of having Bones or one of his assignees write my profile.
Tom DeCaro: Mbr #130, MS: 10 Aug 11, Tantalum Prime, US Coast Guard dentist (ret), Coronado summer resident (Jul-Oct), winter "Zonie"
Likes: Coronado summers, good Guiness, good times, hiking & biking with wife Jackie, anything sports.
Dislikes: Phoenix summers, "fruity beer", cold weather.
Hobbies: Golf, tennis and beating the "judge" at lawn bowling.
Nicknames: Nothing suitable for polite society.
Blair King: Mbr #131, MS: 10 Aug 11, Hafnium Exquisite, married to Nancy Adams and father of three daughters. Raised in the wilds of the central Sierras. A local government professional for the past 30 years.
Likes: My family, food, music, optimistic compassionate people, sports of all types.
Dislikes: Know-it-all, arrogant people.
Hobbies: Sports, museums, cooking.
Nickname: King man
Michael Singer: Mbr #132, MS: 31 Aug 11, Hafnium Exquisite,
Michel Schmied:Mbr #133, MS: 31 Aug 11, Hafnium Exquisite, native of Fayetteville, AK, raised in Switzerland, living in Coronado since 2007. It just keeps getting better and better.
Likes: Microbrews, good times and good laughs with friends and people with can-do attitudes
Dislikes: Whiners, Naysayers and the rest of the Hollywood crowd.
Hobbies: Skiing, Flying, Sailing, and pretty much anything OTHER than sitting in the office.
Brent Freeman: Mbr #136, MS: 19 Oct 11, Hafnium Exquisite, Male, straight, single
Likes: 3-Gs -- Golf, gambling, girls.
Dislikes: Big talkers, loudmouths.
Hobbies: Golf, gambling, girls.
Nickname: Big B
Dave Sweeney: Mbr #137, MS: 26 Oct 11, Hafnium Exquisite, Transplanted Buckeye, Car guy, "Sweeney Bros. Cars". Supplied "loaner" cars to Jim Tressel.
Likes: Kathy and the kids, the view from my front room. Duke, BC, CHS volleyball
Hobbies: Cycling, foreclosing on little old ladies and throwing them out on the street.
John Nolan: Mbr #138, MS: 26 Oct 11, Hafnium Exquisite,
Evan Bennett: Mbr #139, MS: 26 Oct 11, Hafnium Exquisite, Owner of Saiko Sushi, husband, father, imbiber of beer, bourbon & sake bombs.
Likes: Days off, day drinking, naps, music (but only the good kind), happy customers, baseball.
Dislikes: Traffic, heat, grumpy people, robots (I don't trust 'em).
Hobbies: Backpacking, bike rides with my son, traveling with my wife.
Maxfield Clark: Mbr #140, MS: 26 Oct 11, Hafnium Exquisite, 27, single, male, 5' 9", brown hair, brown eyes, likes long walks on the beach.
Likes: Food, music and stuff that is fun.
Dislikes: 8am wake-up calls.
Hobbies: Scrapbooking and noodle art.
Nicknames: Max, Maxaroni and Cheese
Jim Knox: Mbr #141, MS: 26 Oct 11, Hafnium Prime, CHS60, Unofficial Poet Laureate for The Island Beer Club, AKA PoemStranger. Married Marsha forever in 1967. sired two sons Jeff and David resulting in three grandchildren: Jake, Zoey and Lindsey
Likes: Cold beer and Single Malt Scotch.
Dislikes: Golf and Bowling. Carries identical average scores in both.... 157
Hobbies: Writing Roasts, Troasts, and Eulogies for birthdays, weddings and wakes and other poetical topics as seen on www.YouTube.com/Poemstranger or www.poemstranger.com
Nicknames: James, Jim or Jimbo
Dave Beverly:Mbr #142, MS: 23 Nov 11, Hafnium Prime, ex-F-14 RIO, ex-Navy Flight Surgeon, current Navy Ophthalmologist, Coronadan since 2002. Husband to Brenda, father to Bryan (CHS 2010) and Christina (CHS 2014).
Likes: Cold beer, Duke basketball, 450 kts in the break.
Dislikes: Early whistles, skunky beer, snobby sommeliers.
Hobbies: Running, cold beer, traveling.
Tim Chelling: Mbr #143, MS: 30 Nov 11, Hafnium Prime, media guru, policy wonk, long time San Diego resident, 7 yr Coronado stint.
Likes: Beer, Coronado, Dotre Dame, baseball, Blues, all things Irish, Padres.
Dislikes: Liver, licorice, country music, cats, neck ties.
Hobbies: Aviation, fishing, basseball parks, yak grooming.
Jerry Johnson: Mbr #144, MS: 7 Dec 11, Hafnium Prime, Hilltop high, C.V., USSD, US Army (Germany). I married Cheryl Anderson. We owned and operated Anderson's Bakery; Had two children, Darren and Kristy, both fourth generation Coronado. Retired from the Hotel del.
Likes: Chargers, travel, beer, wine, and travel.
Dislikes: Running, driving LA, having no travel plans.
Hobbies: Fly fishing, kayaking, gold, reading, travel, other fishing.
John Barber:Mbr #145, MS: 7 Dec 11, Hafnium Prime, Brief Description: Coronadan since 1993, loves Kathryn – wife of 16 years and counting!
Likes: Good beer, good friends & good powder!
Dislikes: End of happy hour, negativity
Hobbies: Homebrewing, snowboarding, sailing (total amateur)and travelling
Nicknames: Wahoo Johnny
Rob Talbot: Mbr #146, MS: 7 Dec 11, Hafnium Prime, Texas realtor that moved to Coronado for the Good Life. All good so far!
Likes: Longhorns, Mexican food, live music, Miller High Life.
Dislikes: Texas Tech fans, people that don't like manatees.
Hobbies: Lawn bowling, making peoples dreams come true.
Nicknames: Tex, Cowboy, ("That Guy")
Mbr #147, MS: 7 Dec 11, Hafnium Prime, CHS60, Military history: USN 1958-62 (IC/3) USS SHANGRI-LA. USA 1962-80, AIRBORNE RANGER, VIETNAM two tours, 1st CAV DIV 1965-66, 101st AIRBORNE DIV 1969-70.
Likes: 'oldies' (music) off roadin', rockhounding, old friends & Dr. Pepper
Dislikes: phonies, wan-a-be's, stupid drivers, people puttin' dow n the military, name droppers, OKRA & garbonzo beans, snivelers and snow.
Family: My wife of 35 years MYRA, Daughter TINA & Brother RICHARD.
Hobbies: silver jewelry making, computers and gettin' out into the wilds.
Nick Names: 'ol Iron ass (from biker days) bear, tango alpha, hooah 6.
George Williams: Mbr #148, MS: 4 Jan 12, Hafnium Prime, New to the Rock and loving it. Bostonian. Orangeman. Okie lawyer not yet retired.
Likes: My wife, my family, my Red Sox
Dislikes: Lawyers and the Yankees
Pierre Pelletier: Mbr #149, MS: 11 Jan 12, Hafnium Prime, 20+ years USN and still counting. Norwich Univ ’87, father to Grace and loving husband to Kim. I own more ball caps than my wife has shoes … pretty cool accomplishment.
Likes: Being on leave, surfing, Wednesday afternoons, 80’s music … Bruce Springsteen rules. Minivans.. yes, minivans.
Dislikes: Small waves, politics, mean people and rocket attacks.
Hobbies: Surfing, running, cold cold beer
Jeff Paananen: Mbr #150, MS: 25 Jan 12, Hafnium Prime, outgoing, always looking to learn something new, large and in charge. New Navy Wife lots to learn :-)
Likes: my wife, the outdoors, electronics, traveling & good humor.
Dislikes: twitter!!!! People without integrity.
Hobbies: My wife, beer, finding new ways to party and enjoy life, pool and bowling.
Todd Little: Mbr #151, MS: 25 Jan 12, Lutetium Exquisite,
Pete Falletta: Mbr #152, MS: 1 Feb 12, Lutetium Exquisite,
Scott Kaye: Mbr #153, MS: 22 Feb 12, Lutetium Exquisite, United Airlines 747 Captain.
Likes: Writing, Aikido, traveling.
Hobbies: Flamenco guitar.
Dennis Costa: Mbr #154, MS: 29 Feb 12, Lutetium Exquisite, 6 yrs US Navy, AOCM (Ret) I.Y.A.O.Y.A.S, married (Suzy) 8 children (3 CHS grads),
5 grandkids. Now a Simple Servant for NAVSUP GLS Moving Ordnance
Around the world for those troops who are protecting our FREEDOM
Likes: Coronado VFW POST 2422 / Peohes Jerk Pork Chop!
Dislikes: Dirty Politics / RV's that take my parking space
Nicknames: Daddy War bucks!
Shawn Dewitt: Mbr #155, MS: 7 Mar 12, Lutetium Exquisite,
Jim Yeager: Mbr #156, MS: 14 Mar 12, Lutetium Exquisite, Mortage Professional and Coronado resident for 15 yrs, father of one and all-around good guy.
Likes: Harp, beer, fast cars, fast boats, fast women
Dislikes: Non-alcohalic beer, slow cars, slow boats, slow women... let me rephrase that... oh, never mind.
Hobbies: See likes.
Nicknames: Yeagermeister or Jeagermeister
Joe Cook: Mbr #157, MS: 21 Mar 12, Lutetium Exquisite,
Bob Brassard:Mbr #158, MS: 21 Mar 12, Lutetium Exquisite, native San Diegan, widower, one daughter, 33 yrs with Avis Rent a Car mostly in Little Italy.
Likes: Microbreweries, fast cars, slow women, antique Volvos, music.
Dislikes: Haters, cheaters, 'lite' anything.
Hobbies: Golf, worworking, woodturning.
Jesse Hamilton: Mbr #159, MS: 28 Mar 12, Lutetium Exquisite,
Matt Seiffert: Mbr #160, MS: 4 Apr 12, Lutetium Exquisite,
Andy Dobisky:Mbr #161, MS: 11 Apr 12, Lutetium Prime, Attended Unichusetts of Massaversity , Proudly served in the U.S. Navy, Currently Site Manager at the NASNI Flight Simulators, 26 Years in Flight Simulations: Wars Fought, Revolutions Started, Assassinations Plotted, Governments Run, Uprisings Quelled, Stud Service, Tigers Tamed, Bars Emptied, Computers Verified, Orgies Organized! “You can’t drink all day, if you don’t start in the morning” “Alcohol, the cause and solution to all of life's problems.”
Likes: Easy women who drink double IPA’s.
Dislikes: Fizzy Yellow Beer
Hobbies: Guitar, Radio Controlled Airplanes
Nicknames: Biscuit, Dummy, Hey You!
Cesar Arce: Mbr #162, MS: 18 Apr 12, Lutetium Prime, Flight Sim Tech, married to the best thing that ever happened to me, two cool sons, dj, muck around any construction project I can get my hands on.
Likes: Music, partying, beer, exciting people, jogging, motorcycles, flipping houses.
Dislikes: F___(Puffed) up people.
Hobbies: Music, music and more music, (also see likes).
Nicknames: Red, Big Guy.
Dom De Sciscilo:Mbr #163, MS: 25 Apr 12, Lutetium Prime, CAPT USN, surface warrior extraordinaire!
Likes: Good-looking women, Italian food, ice-cold beer (...not necessarily in that order!!)
Dislikes: Last call.
Nicknames: Dom, Big "D," Dominator, Dominatrix.
Jamie Gimber: Mbr #164, MS: 9 May 12, Lutetium Prime, CHS83 Folks still on the island! Husband to Lovely Liz, Father to three beautiful girls, Sadie, Gabrielle and of course Leila. Naval Aviator (retired from the reserves); Commercial Pilot for the Friendly Skies; Owner-LGS Properties
Likes: Living on the island. Being married to Liz, Hanging with my girls! Motorcycle trips to Baja. Riding my bike around town.
Dislikes: Not too many. Ok - commuting to work, Trips to Newark and not Maui, complainers.
Hobbies: Surf, sand, boating, skiing, running, dirt bikes, my old BMW R75 and of course beer.
Nicknames: Jamie is just fine.
Tony Russell: MBR #165, MS: 24 May 12, Lutetium Prime, U.S. Coast Guard CDR.
Loves: Traci, 3 sons, and Bella.
Likes: Grilling steaks, drinking beer, Justin Bieber, and drug busts.
Dislikes: Adam Radtke, cocaine dealers and IBC "Alley Lingerers."
Hobbies: Bicycling, fishing by himself, quoting movies over and over and over again.
Nicknames: The Guy Next Door, Melon.
Jason Anderson:Mbr #166, MS: 3 Oct 12, Lutetium Prime, Venture Capitalist; President of Annwn Capital LLC. Found out about this island 18 years ago and have struggled since to get back. Found out about beer about 35 years ago and have never looked back. Born on one island, raised on another island, hoping to live out the rest of my days on this island. Beer, activities and travel: More = Better.
Likes: Good alcohol: starting with beer, ending with scotch, and spanning everything in between; living close to the IBC clubhouse.
Dislikes: Judgement without humor;hypocrisy;lolly-gaggers; falling off my bike, and warm beer.
Hobbies: Working-out (12 oz. and up), travel, sailing and fishing. Telling outrageous stories about all of the above.
Clint Osborn: Mbr #167, MS: 10 Oct 12, Lutetium Prime, Heavy equipment operator for the City of El Cajon; Fargy's neighbor; fishing fanatic. Sponsor: Farguson
Likes: Spending time with family & friends; good food & hoppy beer.
Dislikes: Driving off "The Rock" to go to work each day
Hobbies: Kayak fishing (especially in Baja).
Nickname: Oz, Clint.
Brian Evans: Mbr #168, MS: 7 Nov 12, Lutetium Prime, San Diego native, Marine F-18 driver, husband to Jennifer.
Likes: Strong relationships, street tacos and cold beer after a 300 mile day on a dirt bike bike in Baja.
Dislikes: Negative people, traffic.
Hobbies: Flying, motorcycling, biking... most anything involving speed.
Rod Neilson: Mbr #169, MS: 14 Nov 12, Lutetium Prime, Retired Marine CWO, newbie to CA (loving every minute of it), No. Carolina coast born & raised.
Likes: Cold beer, and warm sun.
Dislikes: Political extremists, know-it-alls, warm beer and cold beaches.
Hobbies: Shooting, softball, paddleboarding, surfing, tennis & triathlons.
Nicknames: Rod, "mini-me"
Mark Andrews: Mbr #170, MS: 5 Dec 12, Lutetium Prime, Coronado resident since 1985. Founded Andrews Capital Management, Inc. in 1995. Wife Ginny and son Nick. Grew up in England in the '60s.
Likes: Coronado, cold beer, old porsches, avid Beatles fan.
Dislikes: Smoking, rap music.
Hobbies: Golf, Tennis, working an old house, travel.
Nicknames: Tall Brit, Andy
Roger Chapa: Mbr #171, MS: 12 Dec 12, Ytterbium Exquisite, USNA '79, Retired Naval Aviator, originally from San Antonio, TX, MD-11 Capt, FedEx, BSA Merit Badge counselor.
Likes: Aviation, lobster hoop netting, all things science & DIY.
Dislikes: Corona beer.
Hobbies: Astonomy, beer/mead brewing.
John Sexton: Mbr #172, MS: 2 Jan 13, Ytterbium Exquisite, USNA '72, Marine for 11 yrs, then Navy Clinical Pshchologist and world's first Prescribing Psychologist.
Loves: Family and retirement.
Likes: Tug on groin when parachute opens.
Dislikes: Parachute not opening.
Hobbies: Green exploring.
Nickname: Snake dancer (inquire for details)
Bo Blumenthal: Mbr #173, MS: 2 Jan 13, Ytterbium Exquisite, born in Coronado Hospital, CHS '98, been drinking since about then.
Likes: Winning, g olf, classy people, non-fiction, locals, TV, classic rock.
Dislikes: Losing, soccer, class-less people, fiction, Zonies, radio, classical music.
Hobbies: Golf, coaching various sports, remembering random facts, criticizing sports-talk radio.
Nicknames: Bobo, Mark's kid, Bryce's Brother, Wilson's Dad.
Tim Sexton: Mbr #174, MS: 6 Feb 13, Ytterbium Exquisite, CHS '06, student of Recreation & Tourism Management @ SDSU.
Likes: Education, recreation & beer.
Dislikes: Clean-shaven look.
Hobbies: Biking, hiking, & home brewing.
Nickname: Big Tim.
Ann McCann: Mbr #175, MS: 6 Feb 13, Ytterbium Exquisite, USNA '96, Wes' wife, CDR in US Navy. Became CO of USS Russell (DDG-59) in March 2013. Sponsor: Wes McCann
Likes: Malty beers, Zymurty, fine dinner, cooking, single malt scotch, cigars.
Dislikes: Hoppy beers, pretentious people.
Hobbies: Beer, making beer, cooking.
Nicknames: Ann, "Cap'n"
John Parma: Mbr #176, MS: 6 Mar 13, Ytterbium Exquisite, enamored husband, proud father of four, activy duty US Navy (16yrs & counting). Recently purchased property on the Rock & don't plan on leaving! Discovering IBC equates to finding the Holy Grail.
Likes: CA sun, CA beer, my CA wife (Megan), Bostons sports and anything on or in the water.
Dislikes: Pessimists, short life spans, slow drives and terrorists.
Hobbies: Cooking and time with the kids (Madison, Brooklyn, Dominic and Kennedy)
Jon Sanchioli: Mbr #177, MS: 6 Mar 13, Ytterbium Exquisite, San Diego native and J Ave resident, retired firefighter/paramedic, married to the beartiful Trish Eaton, three boys--Jay, Chuckie & PJ.
Likes: Surfing in Mexico with friends, consecutive days on the Rock without going over the bridge, anything with my wife Trish.
Dislikes: Incorrect surf forecast, thieves, angry people.
Hobbies: Surfing, sailing, paddle boarding.
Nicknames: Choli Dog, Juan Grande.
Dean Asher: Mbr #178, MS: 3 Apr 13, Ytterbium Exquisite, U.S Navy radiologist, prior nuke, on island since 2005; married with two teenage kids.
Likes: Ballast Point Sculpin, Lagunitas New Day IPA, Firestone Pale 31
Dislikes: Disco music, cranberry Iambics
Hobbies: playing guitar and ukulele; brewing beer
Bruce Thorkelson: Mbr #179, MS: 3 Apr 13, Ytterbium Exquisite, Minnesota farm boy, retired Naval officer (F-4 RIO), retired regional sales manager, married to Ginny 43 yrs, USS Midway docent.
Likes: Cold beer & popcorn, happy people, IBC.
Dislikes: Complainers, heavy traffic, long lines.
Hobbies: Snow skiing, shooting civil war muzzle loaders, USS Midway volunteer, reading, working in the garage.
Ashlee "in transition" Hunt: Mbr #180, MS: 1 May 13, Ytterbium Exquisite, brn hair, hzl eyes, 5' 10", athletic, player soccer for UC Berkeley on scholarship for four yrs. Degree in Sociology, MBA-accounting.
Likes: My son, my daughter, karaoke, WII dance copetitions, being a mom, being divorced from their father.
Dislikes: Overbearing men who don't realize they are out of their league :)
Hobbies: Painting, running, biking, traveling, crafts with kids.
Businesses: Loco Ladies Running, Inc; Beach Breeze, Inc; agent for Park Life Real Estate.
Tom Latona: Mbr #181, MS: 1 May 13, Ytterbium Prime.
Likes: Beer vacations, a day off, biking to work, happy people, real sports, little league, any sport that costs money to play but not to watch; RAK's - random acts of kindness (bigger the better).
Favorite beer: The one in front of me.
Dislikes: Whiners, when rules change, judgers, people with more dislikes than likes.
Loves: Wife and son, nothing that can't love back.
Nicknames: Lucky (not the good kind), The Cooler.
Bill Sandke: Mbr #182, MS: 5 Jun 13, Ytterbium Prime, member since 5 Jun 2013 but freeloader for many months prior. Coronado Native, CHS '82, UCLA '86 BA Political Science; Resident Photographer at the Hotel del Coronado since the last century.
Sponsor: Dan Gensler
Likes: My wife and 2 wonderful daughters (who will not be invited to Beer Club), Beer, Boats, Buffett, Bars & Beaches, Christ Church, Republicans, Coronado Yacht Club, did I say Beer?
Dislikes: Breast Cancer, poor listeners, Taxes
Hobbies: Flying Cessna 172s, Boating, Scuba Diving, Astronomy, Weather
Nicknames: Only one I ever liked: Sterling, given to me by my nephew and some of his 295 classmates.
Comments: A beer is a terrible thing to waste.... SO DON'T!
Billy Hart: Mbr #183, MS: 1 June 13, Ytterbium Prime. Billy actually knows what hafnium is.
Loves: Family and good people, aircraft carriers, the New York Giants, the sound of wind in palm trees, good salsa (never comes in a jar), and the smell of freshly cut grass.
Disloves: When a fade becomes a slice, naysayers, and self-centered rudeness.
Hobbies: Golf and, of course, the search for a cold beer and good friends (sort of go hand in hand).
Nicknames: Billy, Billy, Billy.
Bill Plunkett: Mbr #184, MS: 3 July 13, Ytterbium Prime, father of 5 with last one off to USC this fall. Graduated from Chico State in Business/Computer Science in heyday of being rated #1 party school in Playboy for quite a few years. Early member of the iTappaCoors frat (it was cheap beer). Low point- when daughter who got into to USC says if you can't get into any good schools, there is always Chico State.
Likes: A cold beer on a hot or cold day.
Dislikes: Dislikes- What is there not to like living in Coronado? Oh- politics....
Hobbies: Biking, hiking, skiing, traveling, happy hour cocktailing and beer club Wednesday!!!
Nicknames: Billy, Billy....
Chuck Lucas: Mbr #185 MS: 24 July 13, Ytterbium Prime, 5'7" tall, 280 lbs, brown hair(with a touch of gray), gray-brown beard, hazel eyes, Coronado resident for 15 years. & Commander of VFW Post 2422 since 2000.
Sponsor: Mike Turner
Likes: I like to drink beer, watch sports (primarily football, baseball, & golf), read mysteries & spoil my grandkids.
Dislikes: R ap music, argumentative people, & soap operas.
Hobbies: Fresh water fishing (haven't done it in 20 years), golf (haven't done it in 20 years), reading mysteries, doing crossword puzzles.
Nicknames: Chuck; I have been called Chuckie Cheese & Chuckie Poo & I don't like it. My sisters & aunts can call me Chuckie.
Tim Canty: Mbr #186 MS: 1 Aug 13, Ytterbium Prime, husband, father of twins, financial guru with Wells Fargo Advisors and history buff.
Sponsor: Steve Farguson
Likes: Family, sharing stories, IPA, cars.
Dislikes: Paying for parking, running out of projects/time.
Hobbies: Watching my daughters skate, travel, learning new trivia.
Nicknames: Daddy, Wolf (movie reference re: solving problems).
Joe Cunningham:Mbr #187 MS: 14 Aug 13, Ytterbium Prime, born and raised in sunny San Diego. Lived in SD for 30 years except for a brief time in Huntington Beach. Attended UCSD. Didn't grajuamate, got a job for the LAFD serving the citizens of South Central and USC. Have a lovely wife, two children. Love Coronado and never want to leave!
Sponsor: Dwight Settle
Likes: 75 and Sunny.
Dislikes: Bad driving, designated hitter, and people with a bad attitude.
Hobbies: Golf, surfing, River trips, and beer tasting.
Nicknames: Jocy, Joey, Jo Mama, JoJo.
Trent Munoz: Mbr #188 MS: 4 Sep 13, Ytterbium Prime, Director of Network Services for a large Telecommunications Company (13 Years). Occidental College Alumni and former baseball player. Living on the Island and building a new home in Coronado with my wife and two daughters.
Sponsor: John J. Parma
Likes: Bervages at 32.1 degrees, hoppy beer, 3-day weekends, bloody decks, and BBQ.
Dislikes: Excuses, fruity beer, and bland food.
Hobbies: Fishing, cooking, cold beer, and sports (not necessarily in that order).
Nicknames: Moonie, Squigs, and countless others.
John Watson: Mbr #189 MS: 4 Sep 13, Ytterbium Prime, Naval aviator (one tour), retired airline pilot and home builder.
Sponsor: Bob Ryan
Likes: Travelling with my wife, college football.
Hobbies: Woodworking, bicycling, travel, fishing, rowing
Nicknames: John boy, dipshit
Marc Lord: Mbr #190 MS: 4 Sep 13, Ytterbium Prime, native of San Diego, born at Coronado Hospital, SDSU grad, owner of financial planning firm, married to high school sweetheart, father of four.
Sponsor: Jim Yeager
Likes: sports, music, beer, travel, movies, more beer
Dislikes: Mean people, stupid people, politicians, running out of beer.
Hobbies: Playing sports, reading, traveling, music, hanging with my kids
Nicknames: Lordy, Thumbs
Harvey Mabry: Mbr #191 MS: 2 Oct 13, Zirconium Exquisite, Failed Retirement multiple times and trying to succeed in Nado. Married, 1Bn/506/101st, 256th Signal, Currahee
Sponsor: Rob Talbot
Likes: Grandchildren, Family, Traveling, Louisiana Food
Dislikes: Political Parties, Tardiness, Laziness
Hobbies: Sailing, Bicycling
Nicknames: Babu, Swamprat
Bill Rogers: Mbr #192 MS: 6 Nov 13, Zirconium Exquisite, Born in Coronado Hospital, CHS '92, forced to live in Fresno for 7 years, Trophy Husband with 2 kids
Sponsor: Clint Osborn
Likes: The Killer B's: Beer, Bourbon, Beef, Bacon, BBQ, and Babes
Dislikes: Name Droppers, One Uppers, Vegans, Raider Fans
Hobbies: Drinking, cooking, brewing, golfing
Nicknames: The Head
Alisa Kerr: Mbr #193 MS: 6 Nov 13, Zirconium Exquisite, Coronado Resident and Fan since 2004. Incurable play addict, devote sun worshipper, super social social drinker, honorary "one of the guys" and kick-ass lawyer disguised as a sweet little blonde.
Sponsor: Steve "Fargy" Farguson
Likes: Long walks on the beach, puppies, romantic dinners, white flowers, shiny things... and drinking beer with my boys on Beer Belly Blvd!
Dislikes: A "glass half empty" attitude, last call, and being cold.
Hobbies: Traveling, writing, and playing.
Bob Vosskuhler: Mbr #194 MS: 9 Oct 13, Zirconium Exquisite, Grew up in the Midwest with Medical School at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Surgical Residency at the Naval Hospital San Diego. Fellowship in Head and Neck Surgery at MD Anderson. Started a Medical Device company in Minneapolis from 1991-2002.
Sponsor: Dr.John Wooden, Paul Plumb
Likes: Biking, tennis, skiing--cross country and downhill, kayaking, fishing,travel
Dislikes: Cheap inconsiderate people!!
Hobbies: fly fishing, hiking, reading
Nicknames: Dr. Bob and Hawkeye when I was on the USS Kitty Hawk
Noah Wayne: Mbr #195 MS: 16 Oct 13, Zirconium Exquisite, Coronado local for 27 years, and co-owner of a local Coronado landscaping business. I'm always looking for the next big adventure.
Sponsor: Jeff Wilkens
Likes: Blues rock music, Classic cars, Bikes, Anything with a motor, Microbrewed beer (CBC & Green Flash preferably), Liver & onions, and good hearted, hard working people.
Dislikes: Chickens (Only live ones, dead ones are delicious), Naysayers, Posers, Sheeple, Beer Wasters, and Punkers.
Hobbies: Harmonica, Guitar, Building motorized bikes, & fixing pretty much anything you can break.
Doc Seibert: Mbr #196 MS: 16 Oct 13, Zirconium Exquisite, Born and raised in Arkansas. Been in the military for 5 years. Previously served with the Marines at Camp Lejuene, NC, and transferred to North Island late 2011. I met Bones Wilkens at his house for a landscaping estimate, and he showed me the Island Beer Club. The clouds opened up, the light shined and I'v been attending ever since.
Sponsor: Jeff Wilkens
Dislikes: Not drinking beer
Hobbies: Painting/sketching, trying new beer, hunting, restoring my 1951 Dodge pick-up
Nicknames: Doc, Grimmy, Yardstick
Elizabeth Nolan: Mbr #197 MS: 6 Nov 13, Zirconium Exquisite, Probably the only person, and female at that, who walking down the alley to the Coronado Island Beer Club could have told you that the oldest brewery in America is YUENGLING (because I grew up in Pennsylvania).
Sponsor: Doc Morton
Hobbies: engaging in living
Nicknames: Elizabeth, Beth, Betsy, Bets, Liz, Lizzie ... all variations of Elizabeth.
Sometimes they even call me Doctor
Josh Flage: Mbr #198 MS: 4 Dec 13, Zirconium Exquisite, Midwest, american boy who loves God, Country and beer. Graduated from the USNA in 2010 and became a submariner. I've brewed a batch or two of beer before, but unfortunately they don't let brew in the engineroom of a submarine so its been awhile
Sponsor: Harry Thaete
Likes: Beer, reading, economics, exercise, playing music (drums), IPA's
Dislikes: Skunked beer, liberal politics
Hobbies: Home brewing, reading, video games, paddleboarding, cribbage
Rich Lorentzen: Mbr #199 MS: 4 Dec 13, Zirconium Exquisite, Retired Navy Captain and Aviation Maintenance Officer (AMDO) who reached escape velocity from the Pentagon and this summer ... currently tranistioning! Naval Academy grad class of 86. Married to Lisa with 2 kids (son Everett, in second year at USNA, daughter Anna, junior at CHS). Son of a retired Navy Senior Chief (ADRCS)
Sponsor: Steve Fargeson
Likes: Cold IPAs and watching the Padres, Chargers, and UFC fights, hanging out with buddies on Wed at IBC, anything on the beach or in the ocean (grew up in Ewa Beach, HI), watching my daughter play soccer and talking/laughing with my son on the phone, and hanging out with Lisa and Lui, our grumpy old maltese, and space A travel!
Dislikes: Warm beer, uptight people and negative attitudes.
Hobbies: Running, biking, weightlifting, anything on the water, golf, and personal finance.
Nicknames: Rich and "Shaka"
John Williams: Mbr #200 MS: 4 Dec 13, Double Centurion, Cohort I, Moved to the Rock in August of 2013 from Reno after growing up in Boston. Wicked stoked I landed in Coronado. I'm also a proud descendent of MBR# 148 (he has my great looks and hair).
Sponsor: George Williams
Likes: The family, high I.B.U.'s, planes & helicopters, the Sox which are Red, the Bruins (not UCLA) and of course the Patriots.
Dislikes: The Yankees, horrible drivers (especially the one in my golf bag), flat and/or warm beer. Oh! And the Yankees.
Hobbies: Tinkering with electronics, golf, fishing, cars and loud music (usually together)
Nicknames: J-Bone, John "son", Big John
Bill Parry: Mbr #201 MS: 2 Jan 14, Double Centurion Exquisite, Union College '64; Coronado resident since '65; Retired Navy; CHS Varsity Lacrosse Head Coach; CHS Varsity Football D-back Coach; Member, Coronado Optimist Club; Life Member VFW Post 2422; married to "The Cheese Lady"; son Mike, cinematographer in LA.
Sponsor: Jeff Wilkens (Karen Pray)
Likes: Beer, lacrosse, travel, channels 213 and 257
Nicknames: Cheese Boy
Dan DeLaurentis: Mbr #202 MS: 8 Jan 14, Double Centurion Exquisite, CHS75, Coronado Native, CHS Athlete of the Year, retired Navy '04, Father of 3, husband of 1.
Sponsor: Al Lovering
Likes: Good food, cheap wine, HOPS!
Dislikes: Whiners, especially cheap whiners, Cold water.
Hobbies: Golf, tennis, bowling, auto repair
Robb Huff: Mbr #203 MS: 5 Feb 14, Double Centurion Exquisite, Able to sit up and take nourishment. Have a working band (Velvet Cafe) in Coronado (at my age)
Sponsor: Wayne Strickland
Hobbies: Music, sailing
Nicknames: Roberto El Guapo
Paul Bandini: Mbr #204 MS: 5 Feb 14, Double Centurion Exquisite, Active-duty Navy, Naval Flight Officer, XO Tactical Air Control Squadron 12. Flew EP-3 reconnisance aircraft for the Navy. Troop 801 Assistant Scout Master and Pack 122 Assistant Pack Master.
Sponsor: George Williams
Likes: Texas A&M Aggies, Boston Red Sox and BEER!
Dislikes: University of Texas Longhorns
Hobbies: Football, base/softball, horseriding, coaching kids little league teams (baseball/soccer/football),Scouting, camping, surfing, spending time with family.
Nicknames: Call Sign: "Veggie" or just "Veg"
JJ LaMaitro : Mbr #205 MS: 5 Mar 14, Double Centurion Exquisite, JJ has been an active member of the community through the Coronado VFW Post 2411. He has been in a leadership position for over 15 years. Santee resident.
Sponsor: Dennis Costa
Likes: Cold beer, attractive women
Dislikes: Warm beer, ugly (on the inside) women
Hobbies: Beer drinking and sports
Steve Blumenthal: Mbr #206 MS: 5 Feb 14, Double Centurion Exquisite, Good looking, snappy haircut, not as good looking as our ex-mayor
Sponsor: Mark Blumenthal
Likes: Beer, chicks, beer, sports (football, scuba, golf, etc)
Dislikes: Wine, whiners
Hobbies: Beer, chicks, beer, sports
Nicknames: Dr. B.
Other Category: Beer
Joe Callahan: HMS: 18 Jun 08,
Tom Carlan: HMS: 9 Jul 08,
Steve Komlo: HMS: 13 Sep 08,
Juan Pablo: HMS 30 Sep 09, International Honorary, Santiago, Chile. Co-Founder of the IBC affiliate beer club in Chile, established 13 Nov 09.
Carrie Lingo: Mbr #134, MS: 14 Sep 11, HMS 27 Jan 10, U.S. 2010 Women's Field Hockey Team,
Jessie Gey: HMS 27 Jan 10, U.S. 2010 Women's Field Hockey Team,
Lauren Crandall: HMS 27 Jan 10, U.S. 2010 Women's Field Hockey Team, CAPT U.S. 2012 Women's Olympic Field Hockey Team,
Sara Silvette: HMS 27 Jan 10, U.S. 2010 Women's Field Hockey Team,
Jean Collaton: HMS 18 Apr 12, Born in the mining town of Broken Hill, Australia in 1916. Retired school teacher. Moved to the "Rock" a couple of years ago so I could spend more time with my daughter, son in law (Brian Scott Mbr# 129) and grandson.
Likes: All the adventures that life has to offer on a daily basis. My favorite beer here is Coronado Golden Ale. (although a stiff gin and tonic can be substituted)
Dislikes: I Try not to think of them.
Worries: An empty keg with no backup plan. (Metaphorically speaking)
Hobbies: I love canvas painting, reading, travel, exercise and of course, a daily libation to help keep my cholesterol in check. That's my story, I'm sticking to it.
Nicknames: Aussie, Eveready Bunny
My Motto: Live each day to its fullest, with excitement as to what the next day offers. It's almost always afternoon in either Australia or the US.
Aubrie Hill: HMS 16 May 12, Student at the University of Oklahoma studying Mechanical Engineering.
Likes: Good beer and good company, my family, my Sooners, the Thunder and of course Coronado.
Dislikes: Warm beer
Hobbies: Photography, Lacrosse and reading.
Nicknames: Aub, Aubs, Aubdawg
Ed Quigley: HMS 4 Jul 12,
MEMBERS IN MEMORIUM
Van Phillips: In Memorium,
Mike Sullivan: In Memorium
Bob Lewis: In Memorium
Rich Diabeti: In Memorium
John Quigley: In Memorium
Seth Morton: Apprentice, AS: 28 Jun 06, Grandson, Son, Da-Da, Ma-Ma.
Likes: All beer, snacks and candy provided by the IBC. (Don't tell my Mom).
Dislikes: Slow diaper changes after IBC meetings, baby food.
Nicknames: Sumo Seth, Bug
Walker Muncy: Apprentice,
John Muncy: Apprentice,
Casey: DOPS: 12-Feb-09, Mascot, Nine yr old chocolate lab, diabetic, attended every IBC meeting.
Likes: food, more food, and even more food; people
Dislikes: other dogs, cats, Coors Light
Nicknames: Cujo, Casadia
Lilly: Mascot, MCS: 24 Aug 05, six yrs old (Pat's best guess) and going on sixty yrs of experiance.
Likes: People, especially those that feed and pet me.
Dislikes: Dogs and, of course, cats.
Nickname: Pat calls me Silly Lilly
Duchess: Mascot, MCS: 1 Apr 09, Tall and leggy (Harlequin Great Dane)
Likes: Peanut butter-filled pretzels, long walks with Sarah, romance novels
Dislikes: Being ignored, competitive ballroom dancing
Hobbies: macramé, corresponding with inmates
Nicknames: The Dutch (in honor of Ronald Reagan)
Other Category (favorite quote): “A man in the house is worth two in the street.” – Mae West
Charlie: Mascot, MCS: 1 Apr 09, Short and Scrappy (Terrier mix)
Likes: Tummy rubs, lying on the front porch, eating spent brewing grains
Dislikes: Toddlers, Coors Light
Hobbies: Offshore gambling, Mexican Cock Fighting
Nicknames: The Chunk
Other Category (favorite quote): I never trust a man that doesn’t drink.” – John Wayne
Tuesday: Mascot, MCS: 7 Feb 10,
Gordy: Mascot, MCS: 13 Jun 10,
Baxter: Mascot, MCS: 1 Dec 10, Little chihuahua boy, loves football & beer.
Likes: Chasing leaves, rawhide, puppy treats, bacon, beer, Chargers & Padres.
Hobbies: Chasing leaves, long walks, bike rides.
Nicknames: Bax, Bax-tard, Baxinator, LeBax, Pupper.
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