Club Info

The Watch Hill Yacht Club is a private club established in 1913 in the beautiful coastal community of Watch Hill. Established as a sailing and racing Club, it still embodies its roots of family, racing, and community.

Club Office Hours:
Daily: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Launch Hours:
Mondays - Thursdays: 8:00 am - Sunset
Fridays - Sundays: 8:00 am - 10 pm

Name

Michelle Roberts

Title

General Manager

Michelle has spent the last 14 years working in Club Management, now thrilled to be a part of the WHYC. Having spent the last twenty years on Nantucket raising her two children, she is ready to be a part of a new team.

Name

Sergio Cassar

Title

Executive Chef

Sergio began cooking in New York City 1988, working his way up from dishwasher. He loves to experience all types of food and cultures. Over the years, he has learned a lot from his mother about Mexican food, as he has honed his cooking skills. The most important thing to Sergio is his family and he loves to travel.

Name

Debra Morgan

Title

Business Office Manager

After raising four children and working in the medical industry for many years, Debra decided she was ready for a change. Outside of work, she teaches yoga classes locally and is also Reiki II Certified. A lover of beaches and sunsets she can be found anywhere outdoors exploring, hiking, kayaking and biking. Debra loves spending time with family and friends and her new puppy, Oliver.

Name

Jacklyn Kainz

Title

Member Services

This is Jacki's fourth season with the WHYC team. When she is not at the Club, Jacki enjoys spending time with her husband and their dog and cat, while watching true crime documentaries.

Name

Natalie Sawyer

Title

Junior Sailing Director

Natalie spent her summers sailing at the WHYC, in the Junior Sailing Program. Given her connection to this community, she continued as Head Instructor and Director of Junior Sailing, for the past fifteen years while attending The Williams School and Columbia University. Her goal as Director of Junior Sailing is to inspire a lifelong passion for sailing in a fun and safe environment, with dedicated, inspiring instructors, and exciting educational opportunities to broaden classroom experiences.