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Committee Mission

Shall assist ports to attract, develop and maximize the benefits of cruise operations; monitor, collect and disseminate information, including but not limited to the planning, design and construction of cruise terminals and marketing of cruise facilities and cruise itineraries; and shall propose policy action to the Executive Committee or U.S. Legislative Policy Council as appropriate; and, at the request of the Executive Committee or U.S. Legislative Policy Council or the Chairman of the Board, shall represent the Association before entities concerned with legislation, regulations or standards.

Committee Roster

Subcommittee Rosters

Committee Leadership

Chairman:  Brandy Christian, Port of New Orleans, (504) 528-3203, ChristianB@portno.com
First Vice Chair: Michael McLaughlin, Port of Seattle, (206) 787-3453, mclaughlin.m@portseattle.org
Second Vice Chair: Andrew Saporito, The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, (212) 435-4217, asaporit@panynj.gov
Staff Liaison: Susan Monteverde, (703) 706-4703, smonteverde@aapa-ports.org