Mr. Semlear is in his 10th two-year term on the board. He served as the board’s president from 2007 to 2011.
“I’m done—this will be it for me,” Mr. Semlear said last week. “I’m not getting any younger, and I’m at a point where I’d like a little less responsibility, not more.”
Mr. Semlear is a professional bayman and first made the announcement at a special Trustees meeting with many of Southampton Town’s dwindling ranks of baymen last week, held to discuss regulations on the harvesting of razor clams in town waters. He told the collection of his... more