Al Marmo Receives US Sailing Award
Albert Marmo (Washington DC), former Executive Director of the National Boating Safety Advisory, received the US Sailing President’s Award for his long-standing commitment to boating safety.
He was also cited for his distinguished career service while serving in the United States Coast Guard from September 1967 through January 2002. US Sailing Vice President (and former President) James P. Muldoon made the presentation on Monday, April 22, 2002 during a reception of the National Boating Safety Advisory Council at the Baltimore Museum of Industry (Baltimore MD) in conjunction with the Council's spring meeting.
"We must all be thankful for Mr. Marmo's decades of service to the cause of boating safety," said US Sailing President Dave Rosekrans. "His lifelong work, but especially as a founding member of the federal boating safety program, has touched each of our lives in some way."