Board of Directors

Ken Applegate
VP Transportation Services
Valero Energy Corporation

 

Chris Blanchard
Cooper/T. Smith Corporation

 

Brian Blowers
Director, Marine HSSE and
Government Affairs
Phillips 66

 

Mary Ann Bucci
Executive Director
Port of Pittsburgh Commission

 

Richard Calhoun
President
Cargo Carriers

 

Robert Carlisle
President and Partner
Carlisle & Bray Enterprises

 

Joe Devall
Owner
Devall Towing

 

John P. Eckstein
President/CEO
Marquette Transportation Company, LLC

 

John Engelen
Vice President, Government Affairs
CHS, Inc.

 

Cherrie Felder, Treasurer
Vice President
Channel Shipyard Companies

 

David Frederick
Manager, Fuel and Transportation Procurement
FirstEnergy Corporation

 

Steve Golding
President
Golding Barge Line, Inc.

 

Michael Hennessey
Vice President, Sales and
Marketing
Brownsville Marine Products

 

Martin T. Hettel
Vice President, Government Affairs
American Commercial Barge Line

 

Rob Innis
Manager, Marine Operations
Lafarge Holcim

 

Charles Jones
Chairman of the Board
AmherstMadison, Ltd.

 

Jeff Kiefer
Managing Director – Operations
AEP – River Transportation

 

Gary LaGrange
President and CEO
Port of New Orleans

 

Merritt Lane, Immediate Past Chairman
President and CEO
Canal Barge Company

 

Scott Leininger
Vice President, CTLC
and Marine Divisions
CGB Enterprises, Inc.

 

Bruce McGinnis
President and CEO
McNational, Inc.

 

Daniel Mecklenborg, General Counsel
Senior Vice President, Chief Legal
Officer and Secretary
Ingram Barge Company

 

Lee Nelson
President and CEO
Upper River Services, LLC

 

Garry Niemeyer
Former Chairman
National Corn Growers Association

 

Brent Nissen
Director, Maritime Compliance
ADM/ARTCO

 

Tim Parker, Chairman
Chairman
Parker Towing Company, Inc.

 

Caryl Pfeiffer, Vice Chairman
Director, Corporate Fuels and
By-Products
LG&E and KU Services Company

 

Martha Scott Poindexter
Vice President, Government and
Industry Affairs
Bunge

 

Scott E. Ramshaw
Business Development & Government Relations
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 562

 

Matt Ricketts
President and COO
Crounse Corporation

 

Dale Roth
Business Representative
St. Louis/Kansas City Carpenters Regional Council

 

Todd Sandifer
Manager, Marine Transportation
Marathon Petroleum Company, LLC

 

Stephen Sheridan
Executive Vice President and
Chief Commercial Officer
Trinity Marine Products, Inc.

 

Jeff Shoaf
Senior Executive Director,
Government Affairs
Associated General Contractors

 

Mike Somales
President
Murray American Transportation

 

Peter H. Stephaich, Vice Chairman
Chairman
Campbell Transportation Company

 

Michael J. Toohey, President and
   CEO
Waterways Council, Inc.

 

Rodney Weinzierl, Vice Chairman
Executive Director
Illinois Corn Growers Association

 

John Wepfer
President
Wepfer Marine, Inc.

 

Matt Woodruff,
Director, Public & Government Affairs
Kirby Corporation