NEW ORLEANS — July 23, 2020 — Gov. John Bel Edwards has appointed Walter J. Leger Jr. to the Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA). Leger was sworn in during the July board meeting and will serve a five-year term succeeding Arnold B. Baker as one of four Orleans Parish representatives on the seven-member regional board.
“Walter Leger Jr. brings directly applicable maritime expertise and a broad skill set to his role as a member of our Board of Commissioners,” said Brandy D. Christian, Port NOLA President and CEO. “His impressive record of volunteer service reflects a commitment to regional economic growth, strong communities and high quality of life. We look forward to his contributions as we work to strengthen our competitive advantage.”
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