Raymond M. “Mac” Wade, CPE, Employed by Morgan City Harbor and Terminal District as its new Executive Director
MORGAN CITY, LA – At a Special Meeting of the Board of Commissioners of the Morgan City Harbor and Terminal District (“District”) held on August 28, 2013, Raymond M. “Mac” Wade, CPE, was named the new Executive Director for the District.
Mr. Wade replaces Jerry L. Hoffpauir who will be retiring from his position as Executive Director as of August 31, 2013. Mr. Hoffpauir has held this position since July 2006.
As Executive Director, Mac will work with the commissioners and local stakeholders to improve the efficiency of the river system. He will maintain communications with the United States Army Corps of Engineers, United States Coast Guard, United States Customs and Border Protection, and local, parish, state and federal officials and others involved with waterway activities. Mac will work to foster economic development opportunities.
Mac was appointed as a commissioner for the District in 1987, and served for 24 years; 6 years as Vice President and his last 4 years on the Commission as its President. He has served as an Advisor to the Board the past two years.
Mac has earned recognition as a Certified Port Executive, having finished the course in March of 2013. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Southern Mississippi. Mac has served his Country as a Staff Sargent in the Army Reserves for 6 years. For the past 38 years he has earned recognition, training and certificates in Project Management, Hazardous Waste Management, Communication Skills, Sales and Marketing training.
Mac has lived in Morgan City since 1975 and has been involved in the Oilfield and Environmental Industry. For the past 13 years, he has been employed by PSC Environmental Services as a National Account Manager working with the United States Environmental Protection Agency and United States Army Corps of Engineers Emergency Rapid Response Services Division "ERRS" Contractors.
Mac is married to the former Karen Beadle and they have 2 children. In his spare time he enjoys hunting, fishing and traveling.
Mac’s contact information:
Office - 985-384-0850, Extension 105
Cell – 985-498-9337