One of CCMA’s (now CMA) founding members, Lin Kilmon, died on April 14, 1991. He was CMA’s second Commodore and along with Peter Abresch created CMA’s first constitution. Lin had also been Sail Captain of the Baltimore Yacht Club and Commodore of CBYCA. He was largely instrumental in obtaining CMA’s entry into CBYRA and CBYCA. The Lin Kilmon Memorial Service Award was established and will be awarded for Outstanding Service to CMA in appreciation of the years of effort that Lin devoted to CMA.

1992  Bob Ware
1993  Herb Butler
1994  Susan Smith
1995  Hunky LaMotte
1996  Ruth Sanchez-Way
1997  Charles Jubb
1998  Richard Tolson
1999  Dave Way
2000  Otto Scherer
2001  Jere Glover
2002  Barbara Beitscher / Brad Houghton
2003  Kiyoshi Mizuuchi
2004  Phillip Rappa
2005  John Wayshner
2006  Phillip Wadsworth
2007  Gary Spesard
2008  Terry Boram
2009  Terry Boram
2010  Doug Dykman
2011  Kiyoshi Mizuuchi
2012  Terry Boram
2013  Dana Stoffregen
2014  Jim Nealey
2015  Michael Katz
2016  Cem Karabekir
2017  Jim Nealey
2018  John Nicholson
2019  John Enderle
2020  John Enderle
2021  Jon Anthony