Speakers

We look forward to announcing our speakers for 2018 GreenPort America in the new year.


  • Aaron Tomarchio


    Senior Vice President, Administration & Corporate Affairs
    Tradepoint Atlantic
  • Alan Dirks


    Program manager Policy & Planning, Environment Management
    Port of Rotterdam
  • Alycia Gilde

    Alycia Gilde


    Northeast Regional Director
    CALSTART
  • Amar Chhajed


    Director, Locomotive Repowers
    Progress Rail
  • Anne Choate

    Anne Choate


    Senior Vice President, Sustainability Division
    ICF International
  • Barbara Brown


    Project Manager
    Maryland Department of the Environment
  • Bayard Hogans

    Bayard Hogans


    General Manager
    Ports America Chesapeake
  • Ben H. Grumbles


    Secretary of the Environment
    Maryland Department of the Environment
  • Bill Richardson


    Environmental Manager
    Maryland Port Administration
  • Boyd K. Rutherford


    Lieutenant Governor
    State of Maryland
  • Capt. Ahmed Khan


    Head of Operations
    Bahri Logistics (America)
  • Chris Corrale


    Director, Harbor Development
    Maryland Port Administration
  • Chris Wooldridge

    Christopher Wooldridge


    Science Coordinator EcoPorts, European Sea Ports Organization
    Senior Trainer ECO Sustainable Logistic Chain Foundation
  • Clare Petrich

    Clare Petrich


    Commissioner Port of Tacoma & board member of Sister Cities International
    Port of Tacoma
  • Daleel Nangju

    Daleel Nangju


    Senior Professional.
    ANCHOR QEA, LLC
  • David Bolduc


    Executive Director
    Green Marine
  • David M. Thomas

    David M. Thomas


    MDOT MPA Director of Operations
  • Dayne Delahoussaye


    Head of North American Public Affairs
    Neste
  • Destiny Watford


    2016 North America Goldman Prize Winner
  • Don Boesch


    President Emeritus and Professor
    University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
  • Donovan Murray

    Donovan Murrray


    General Manager, Intermodal/Trade Development, Maryland Port Administration
  • Elaine Darby

    Elaine Darby


    Environmental Consultant
    Anchor QEA
  • Elizabeth Leavitt


    Senior Director, Environment and Sustainability
    Port of Seattle Seattle-Tacoma International Airport
  • Ezra Finkin

    Ezra Finkin


    Director - Policy
    The Diesel Technology Forum
  • F. Brooks Royster, III


    President
    MTC Logistics
  • Francesco Di Maio

    Francesco Di Maio


    Professor
    Delft University of Technology Delft, NL
  • George Aburn


    Director - Air & Radiation Administration
    Maryland Department of the Environment
  • Grace Lewis

    Grace Lewis


    Kravis Post-Doctoral Fellow
    Environmental Defense Fund
  • Harry Conway

    Harry Conway


    Alternate Permanent Representative
    Liberian Permanent Mission The International Maritime Organisation
  • Heather Wood


    Southeast Regional Director, Ports and Intermodal
    Dewberry
  • Jan Fransen

    Jan Fransen


    Managing Director
    Green Award Foundation
  • Jan Peelan

    Jan Peelen


    Attaché for Infrastructure & Water Management
    Royal Netherlands Embassy
  • Jason Jordan


    Environmental Programs Director
    Port of Tacoma
  • Ken Adler


    Senior Contributing Scientist
    Environmental Defense Fund
  • Kurt Nagle


    President and Chief Executive Officer
    American Association of Port Authorities
  • Lee Kindberg


    Head of Environment, Health, Safety and Sustainability
    Maersk Line
  • Lena DeSantis

    Lena DeSantis


    Managing Planner
    Anchor QEA, LLC
  • Lynn Heller


    CEO
    Climate Access Fund
  • M. Kathleen Broadwater


    Principal
    EcoLogix Group
  • Mario Tamburri PhD


    Director
    Maritime Environmental Resource Center
  • Martin de Jong

    Martijn de Jong


    Harbour, Coastal and Offshore Engineering , Deltares
  • Masao Tanaka

    Masao Tanaka


    Director, Port Promotion Department
    Port and Harbor Bureau, Kobe City Government
  • Mauricio Lacayo


    Energy Management Manager
    Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd
  • Meg Patulski


    Director, State Measures and Transportation Planning Center
    Office of Transportation and Air Quality, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Michael Mengelt

    Michael Mengelt


    M.Sc., PE Group Leader - Export Geotechnics
    Ramboll
  • Mick Arnold


    President
    Arnold Packaging
  • Mike Derby


    General Manager North Atlantic Operations, Ocean, Terminals and Environmental Affairs
    Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics
  • Mike Pedone


    Senior Policy Advisor
    Office of the Secretary, Maryland Department of the Environment
  • Millie Pitts


    Executive Director
    Ocean Exchange
  • Noeleen Tillman

    Noeleen Tillman


    Executive Director
    International Institute for Sustainable Seaports (I2S2)
  • Parthav Desai


    Principal Engineer
    Volvo Group North America
  • Patrick Verhoeven


    Managing Director
    International Association of Ports and Harbors
  • Paul Meyer


    Senior Manager for Environment and Sustainability
    Port of Seattle
  • Pepijn Veefkind


    Senior Scientist/Associate Professor
    Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (KNMI)/the Delft University of Technology
  • Pete K. Rahn


    Secetary
    Maryland Department of Transportation
  • Peter May


    Senior Environmental Scientist
    Biohabitats, Inc
  • R. Earl Lewis, Jr.


    Deputy Secretary of Policy, Planning, and Enterprise Services
    aryland Department of Transportation
  • Ray Fitzgerald


    President and Chief Operating Officer
    Wallenius Wilhelmsen Solutions
  • Renée Hovey

    Reneé Hovey


    Sprott Planning & Environment Pty Ltd, Australia
  • Richard D. Cameron


    Managing Director of Environmental Affairs & Planning
    Port of Long Beach, California
  • Richard Hardiman

    Richard Hardiman


    CEO
    Ranmarine Technology
  • Robert Howe


    Managing Director
    bremenports GmbH
  • Scott Whitehurst


    Director, Environmental Policy and Compliance
    Port of Virginia
  • Shawn Kiernan


    Chief, DMMP Project Developmen
    Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Port Administration
  • Shinpei Ueda


    Policy Coordinator
    Port and Harbor Bureau of the City of Yokohama
  • Solomon Egbe, Esq


    Director, Health, Safety and Environment
    Ports America Chesapeake, LLC. & Ports America Mid-Atlantic Region
  • Talib Horne


    Executive Director
    Bon Secours Community Works
  • Tom Sprehe


    Senior Vice President and Director of Innovation and Technology
    KCI Technologies, Inc
  • Tracy Fidell Crop

    Tracy Fidell


    Tracy Fidell, P.E. B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of California Santa Barbara M.S. Industrial Engineering, University of California Berkeley
  • Yuji Mistsutake

    Yuji Mitsutake


    Executive Director
    Port & Harbor Bureau of Kitakyushu