Organizational Structure

Cabinet-level Committee

Coordinating Board

  • Chair

    • MG Scott Spellmon, Deputy Commanding General for Civil and Emergency Operations, US Army Corps of Engineers
  • Members

    • Mr. Mark Buzby, Administrator, Maritime Administration
    • Mr. Michael Khouri, Acting Chair, Federal Maritime Commission
    • RDML Tim Gallaudet, Ph.D. (USN Ret.), Acting Under Secretary for Oceans and Atmosphere, US Department of Commerce
    • Mr. Craig Middlebrook, In lieu of Administrator, Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation, US Department of Transportation
    • Mr. Robert Kolasky, Acting Deputy Under Secretary for National Protection and Programs, US Department of Homeland Security
    • Dr. Neal Stollemon, Senior Economic Advisor, Office of Policy, US Department of Treasury
    • Mr. Scott Angelle, Director, Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, US Department of the Interior
    • Mr. Sam Shellenberger, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Operations and Management, Veteran's Employment and Training Services, US Department of Labor
    • RADM James Helis, Superintendent, US Merchant Marine Academy, Maritime Administration, US Department of Transportation
    • RDML John Nadeau (USCG), Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy
    • RDML John Okon, Oceanographer of the Navy
    • Dr. Peter Thomas, Executive Director, Marine Mammal Commission
    • Executive Director, Marine Mammal Commission
    • Ms. Pat Hu, Director, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, US Department of Transportation
    • Mr. Karl Simon, Director, Transportation and Climate Division, US Environmental Protection Agency
    • Mr. Evan Bloom, Director, Office of Ocean and Polar Affairs, US Department of State
    • Mr. Steven Froehlich, Director, Office of Maritime and Land Security, Transportation Security Administration, US Department of Homeland Security
    • Ms. Maureen Smith, Director, Office of Supply Chain and Business Services Industry and Analysis, International Trade Administration, US Department of Commerce
    • Mr. James "Rick" Marsh, Deputy Director, Strategic Plans, Policy, and Logistics, US Transportation Command, US Department of Defense
    • Dr. Diana Bauer, Director, Office Energy Systems Integration Analysis, US Department of Energy
    • Mr. Arthur Neal, Jr., Deputy Administrator, Transportation and Marketing Program, Agricultural Marketing Service, US Department of Agriculture
    • Mr. Alex Etchen, Maritime Advisor, Office of Policy, US Department of Transportation
    • Mr. Brian Curtis, Director of Maritime Safety, National Transportation Safety Board
    • US Department of Justice
  • Ex Officio Members

    • Mr. Deerin Babb-Brott, Principal Deputy Director, Office of Oceans and Environment, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
    • CDR Doug Stark, Maritime Security Advisor, National Security Council, White House
    • Mr. David Connolly, Branch Chief for Transportation, Office of Management and Budget, White House
    • CAPT Ed Westfall, Director, National Maritime Intelligence Integration Office, Department of Homeland Security

Executive Secretariat

Working Group

  • U.S. Army (Army)

    • Theodore Kerr
  • U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS)

    • Matt Chambers
  • U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)

    • Evan Musolino
  • U.S. Department of Interior (DOI)

    • Staci King
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

    • Virginia Fox-Norse
    • Mike Moltzen
  • Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)

    • Crystal Jones
  • Federal Maritime Commission (FMC)

    • John Moran
  • International Trade Administration (ITA)

    • Russell Adise
  • U.S. Department of Justice (Justice)

  • Maritime Administration (MARAD)

    • Tori Collins
    • Jacob Feit
  • Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE)

    • Staci King
  • Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM)

    • Amy Stillings
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

    • Jim Rice
    • Neil Weston
    • Heather Gilbert
  • US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)

    • Brian Tetreault
    • Pat Mutschler
    • Jeff Lillycrop
    • Katherine Touzinsky
    • Forrest Vanderbilt
  • National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB)

    • Morgan Turrell
    • Jim Scheffer
  • Office of the Secretary of Transportation (OST)

    • Jim Jenkins
    • Ryan Endorf
    • Karla Wald
    • Bobby Fraser
    • Matthew Vachon
  • Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation (SLSDC)

    • Rebecca Yackley
  • U.S. Department of State (State)

    • Joel Coito
  • U.S. Department of the Treasury (Treasury)

    • Neal Stolleman
  • U.S. Transportation Command (TRANSCOM)

    • Tim Grout
    • Ron Marseilles
  • Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

    • Tanya Rawson
  • U.S. Coast Guard (USCG)

    • LCDR Will Albright
    • LCDR Justin Kumura
    • Dave Condino
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)>

    • Brian McGregor
  • Office of Management and Budget (OMB - Water)

    • Nadir Dalal
  • National Ocean Council

    • Steve Baldovsky
  • National Maritime Intelligence Integration Office

    • Jeff Hirsch
  • Department of Homeland Security – National Protection Programs

    • Nancy Pomerleau
  • Marine Mammals Commission

    • Peter Thomas

CMTS Integrated Action Teams and Task Teams

People/agencies listed in IAT refer to the agencies that co-lead the effort

  • Ex Officio Member of All CMTS Subcommittees

    • Helen Brohl, CMTS Executive Director
  • US Arctic Marine Transportation

    • Ashley Chappel, NOAA
    • Alyson Azzara, MARAD
    • Shannon Jenkins, USCG
  • Maritime Innovative Science and Technology

    • Jeff Lillycrop, USACE
    • Todd Rippley, MARAD
  • National Export Initiative

    • Margaret Spring, NOAA
  • Maritime Data

    • Doug McDonald, MARAD
    • Clint Padgett, USACE
  • Future of Navigation

    • Russ Proctor, NOAA
    • CDR John Stone, USCG
    • Brian Tetreault, USACE
  • MTS Preparedness

    • Pat Mutschler, USACE
    • LCDR Chuck Bright, USCG
  • CMTS Response to the National Ocean Council's Priority Objectives

    • Lynn Martin, USACE
  • Infrastructure Investment

    • Scott Calhoun, DOT
    • Pat Mutschler, USACE
    • Neal Stolleman, Treasury
  • CMTS Outreach

    • Jacqueline Williams, CMTS
  • Resilience

    • Josh Murphy, NOAA
    • Katherine Touzinsky, USACE