Port of New Orleans Board of Commissioners’ Nominating Organization:
The Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans governs the Port of New Orleans and its activities setting policies and regulating traffic and commerce of the Port.
The Board is made up of seven commissioners each of whom are unsalaried and serve five-year staggered terms. The seven-person board reflects the three-parish (county) jurisdiction of the Board. Four members are selected from Orleans Parish, two from Jefferson Parish and one from St. Bernard Parish. Commissioners are appointed by the governor of Louisiana as selected from a list of three nominees submitted by 19 local business, civic, labor, education and maritime groups.
The IFFCBANO is honored to be one of fourteen nominating organizations to participate in the selection of The Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans for Orleans Parish. The Board sets policies and regulates traffic and commerce of the Port. http://www.portno.com