Committees of the Association

Labor Committee

Chris Lewis, Chair, Ports America
Adam Brooks, Vice Chair, Ceres Terminals
Irby Banquer, Chaparral Stevedoring
David Eckles, Ports America
John Favalora, Southern Stevedoring
Troy Gouger, Suderman Stevedores
Jerry Kneisler, SSA Gulf
Mike Lynch, Gulf Stevedoring
Bert Maylin, Ceres Terminals
David Morgan, Cooper/T. Smith Stevedoring
Nico Schaefer, Schaefer Stevedoring
Nick Stratigakis, Shippers Stevedoring

Labor Advisory Committee

Jarred Bowles, Southern Stevedoring
Dennis Fitzmaurice, Cooper/T. Smith Stevedoring
Fernando Gonzalez, Ports America
Dave Harper, Ports America
Gerard Hill, Cooper/T. Smith Stevedoring
Don Johnson, Shippers Stevedoring and IMS
Ian Joslin, Marine Terminals Corporation East
Justin Ripoll, Gulf Stevedoring
Shane Taylor, SSA Gulf
Nolan Williamson, Shippers Stevedoring

Training and Safety Committee

David Morgan, Chair, Cooper/T. Smith Stevedoring
Chris Lewis, Ports America Houston
Adam Brooks, Ceres Terminals
Ken Kidwell, Shippers Stevedoring

Insurance Committee

Leonard Clark, Chair, Shippers Stevedoring
Adam Brooks, Ceres Terminals
Eric Gustafson, Metro Ports
Steve Hughes, Ports America
Ken Kidwell, Shippers Stevedoring
Alex Montoya, Cooper/T. Smith Stevedoring
Melissa Nixon, Port of Houston (ex oficio)
Mark Vacek, Port of Houston (ex oficio)

Finance Committee

Irby Banquer, Chair, Chaparral Stevedoring
Don Johnson, Vice Chair, Shippers Stevedoring
David Morgan, Cooper/T. Smith Stevedoring
Jerry Kneisler, SSA Gulf
David Eckles, Ports America
Nick Stratigakis, Shippers Stevedoring
Troy Gouger, Suderman Stevedores

Government Bureaus and Agencies Committee

Steen Pedersen, Chair, Biehl & Co.
Bill Davis, T. Parker Host
Peggy Hoegh-Grays, Norton Lilly International
Bob Lain, Moran Shipping Agencies
Neil Ligertwood, Wilhelmsen Ships Services
Richard Russell, AET
Denise Schaefer, Odfjell USA
Stacie Speckman, Inchcape Shipping Services
Tom Remboldt, Leeward Agencies

Computer Committee

Irby Banquer, Chaparral Stevedoring
Don Johnson, Integrated Marine Services
Jerry Kneisler, SSA Gulf