Ron White

Ron White

Position: Director

Hometown: South Bend, IN

Education: Bethel College, Mishawaka, IN, BA – Business Administration, Economics


I have been involved in the financial services industry since college, including starting a pension administration and consulting business in 1992 that I subsequently sold in 1999. I am presently employed as an Investment Advisor by Stifel and manage the South Bend Indiana Branch. My sailing experience started in 1981 when I sailed on a college friend’s Hobie 16, I was instantly hooked. Offshore multihull racing is my personal passion and as well I have worked extensively on the OA side with Chicago Yacht Club’s Race to Mackinac.

  • Member Chicago Yacht Club Mackinac Committee 1997 to present
  • Past Chairman Race to Mackinac 1999 & 2000
  • Chief Measurer Chicago Yacht Club 2002 to present
  • ORR Technical Committee 2005 to present
  • Member Shearwater Racing Team bringing Arete’ (ORMA 60 Trimaran) from France to the Great Lakes to race (2015)
  • Founding Member and Chairman – Great Lakes Multihull Racing Association
  • Corvette Enthusiast
  • Married to Kathy for 36 years, 2 children and 1 grandchild

Statement from Ron White

I have worked closely with the Offshore Office for many years through my involvement with the Race to Mackinac and fully understand the range of services and value that they bring to our sport. I look forward to the opportunity to work even more closely with them in the future with the goal of bringing the value that the entire organization provides to the forefront in the eyes of the competitors in our sport.

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