Michael Khouri

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Michael A. Khouri is the current chairman of the Federal Maritime Commission.[1]

Michael A. Khouri
Chairman of the Federal Maritime Commission
Assumed office
March 7, 2019
Preceded byMario Cordero
Personal details
NationalityUnited States
Alma materTulane University
University of Louisville
OccupationChairman, Federal Maritime Commission

Early lifeEdit

Khouri grew up in the U.S. state of Kentucky. He attended Tulane University in Louisiana and the University of Louisville in Kentucky.

CareerEdit

Khouri has spent 48 years working in the maritime and wildlife industry to include American Commercial Lines, MERS/Economy Boat and Pedley & Gordinier.[2]

He succeeded Mario Cordero as Chairman of the FMC, who left office in 2017.[3] Khouri was first nominated to the commission by President Obama and confirmed by the U.S. Senate in December 2009. President Donald Trump named Michael A. Khouri as chairman on March 7th, 2019.[4][1]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Federal Maritime Commission". fmc.gov. Retrieved 21 August 2019.
  2. ^ "Michael Khouri Named FMC Chairman". The Waterways Journal. Retrieved 21 August 2019.
  3. ^ "Michael Khouri Named Chairman of Federal Maritime Commission". The Maritime Executive. Retrieved 21 August 2019.
  4. ^ "Michael Khouri Named Chairman of Federal Maritime Commission". The Maritime Executive. Retrieved 2019-11-18.