Sean Duffy, Sr.Lecture – Fall 2014

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Sean Duffy, Sr.
Executive Director
Big River Coalition
Mr. Duffy will discuss The Importance of the Mississippi River for World Trade and Sediment Recycling. He leads the Big River Coalition, which represents the navigation industry’s economic interests across the entire Mississippi River Basin and spearheaded the effort to deepen the river to 50 feet. Mr. Duffy is also the Executive Vice President of the Louisiana Maritime Association. His efforts to overhaul the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund mechanism have earned him national recognition. He is keenly aware of the obstacles faced by the maritime industry, both nationally and those specific to Louisiana, and advises on coastal restoration and the beneficial use of dredged material. He is the third generation of his family employed in the maritime industry.

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