Adventuress: History, Restoration, and Stability of the Historic Schooner - IN-PERSON EVENT

When:  Jun 18, 2024 from 05:30 PM to 07:45 PM (PT)
Associated with  Pacific Northwest Section
This is for in-person registration, to register to attend virtually click here.
An overview of the history and current mission of the schooner Adventuress as well as naval architect insight on the stability assessment and approval process for the vessel's "keel to topmast" restoration.
5:30-6:30 - Dinner and Networking
6:30-7:30 - Presentation
7:30-7:45 - Q&A
Cathy Zhang

Cathy Zhang began her career at Glosten in 2021 as a naval architect. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, Irvine, and a Master's degree in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering from the University of Michigan. At Glosten, Cathy has been part of the team that continually provides technical support for Adventuress.
Brent Morrison

Brent Morrison is a Senior Associate at Herbert Engineering.  Before that, he spent four years as an independent engineer and eight years at Glosten, where he worked on Adventuress.  He has a degree in engineering from Webb Institute and a degree in art history from Dartmouth College.
Mark Donahue, PE

Mark Donahue is a graduate of the US Merchant Marine Academy in 1972 and the University of Michigan in 1975. He retired in 2013 as chief engineer and general manager at Marine Industries NW, in Tacoma. He has been a volunteer with Sound Experience for 13 years, board member and ship committee chairman during the Adventuress deck restoration as well as a member of SNAME for over 50 years.
Paul Erb

Paul Erb is a semi-retired naval architect now living on Bainbridge Island near Seattle.  He graduated from MIT in 1977 with a Master's in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering. His career focus was on deepwater oil and gas production platforms. Paul has volunteered and supported both Sound Experience and Adventuress since moving to the Pacific NW in 2019.  He was a member of the Topmast technical team, and he is currently on the Adventuress Ship Committee.
The Glosten office is wheelchair accessible on Western Ave. A Glosten representative will greet you at the door and swipe you into the elevator. More information to follow.
The University Street Light Rail Station, WSF and King County Ferry Terminals, and D Line bus are within walking distance to the building.
Business casual
Members paid at door:* $30
Non-members paid at door:* $45
*Credit/debit card accepted at door. No cash or checks, please.



1201 Western Ave
Seattle, WA 98101

Pricing Information

Registration Price
Students $5.00
Member $25.00
Non-member $40.00