Melinda Erkelens

Board Member

Melinda Erkelens is a seasoned attorney with a deep passion for sailing. With over three decades of legal experience, she has seamlessly merged her legal expertise and love for the sport by serving as general counsel for three America’s Cup sailing teams. Erkelens's dedication lies in supporting organizations to achieve their goals. Her experience spans a wide range of areas, including contract drafting and negotiation, compliance, risk management and governance.