b'PVA AT 50 TIMELINEThe following timeline includes the dates of the persons and events mentionedPVA AT 50in Dick Purintons re ection of his time as PVA President.1971 1971-79 1981 1982 1988 1993 2001NAPVOPresident:President:President:President:Rebranded asPresident: Founded Captain WilliamCaptainRobert BobAlan Bernstein Passenger VesselRichard Bill Bowell Robert BobKehl Peter Lauridsen, aAssociation Dick Lumpp Retired Coast GuardPurintonCaptain, Joined PVA as Regulatory A airs Consultantacross our Island to our local newspapers office,across the country.Looking back, this learningmembers came on board, individuals who were in order to send and receive Fax communicationsexperience through involvement with the PVAvitalinbringingorder,professionalism,and with Pete and the Coast Guard.It was the onlyBoard and staffbecame a major benefi t of myexpertisetoourmembership.Throughthis fax machine then available on our island. involvement.Through each Region and Boardgrowth came an improved relationship with our meeting,andeachnationalconventionthatIprimaryfederalregulatorybodyfordomestic In the late 1990s, at a San Francisco convention,attended, close friendships grew among many thepassenger vessels, the U. S. Coast Guard.IjoinedtheBoardofDirectors,bythenitoperators and vendors whom I respected for their organizationhadchangeditsnametothediversity of experience, wisdom and vision. TheoveralltoneofRegulatoryCommittee Passenger Vessel Association. I was still uncertainmeetings, as well general sessions, shifted. Honor of my role in the larger organization and how ISimultaneously,ourassociationgrewinand respect for the incredibly challenging role of might contribute, but I was confi dent there wasmembershipandinannualconventionthe U. S. Coast Guard formed a basis with those much I could learn from my counterparts fromattendance,andalsoinimpact.Newstaffservice members with whom we met.The we/LET ASSUREDPARTNERS MCM MANAGEYOUR INSURANCE SO YOU CANFOCUS ON YOUR VOYAGEAssuredPartners MCM is a leading independentinsurance brokerage based in the Pacic Northwest. Ourcombined experience placing insurance and managingthe marine industrys unique risks.Whether were working with vessel operators, builders,AssuredPartners MCMContact: Damon L. NasmanDirectLine:206.262.6375Damon.Nasman@assuredpartners.comwww.assuredpartnersmcm.comPVA AT 50 26 FOGHORN'