Brandy D. Christian serves as the CEO of the New Orleans Public Belt Railroad Commission, the short-line connecting railroad aligned with the Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) managing $30 million in revenues and 180 employees.
Christian also serves as President and CEO of Port NOLA, a public agency that manages revenues exceeding $65 million, nearly 300 employees and $200 million in capital projects. In this role, Christian oversees all cargo, cruise and industrial real estate operations.
Christian serves on the Green Marine Board of Directors, Railroad-Shipper Transportation Advisory Council, Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank Trade and Transportation Advisory Council, Louisiana Board of International Commerce, the World Trade Center of New Orleans Board of Directors, the New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau Board of Directors and as the Cruise Committee Chair for the American Association of Port Authorities.
Before joining Port NOLA, Christian served 14 years with the Port of San Diego as vice president of strategy and business development.