The Board of Directors of the New Orleans Public Belt Railroad Corporation is comprised of six Directors. With the Port’s acquisition of the New Orleans Public Belt Railroad effective February 1, 2018, Port Commissioners also serve as Directors of the New Orleans Public Belt Corporation Board. The Governor of Louisiana appoints Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans members from a list of three nominations submitted by 19 local civic, labor, education and maritime groups. They are unsalaried and serve five-year staggered terms.

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Laney J. Chouest

Chairman

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Arnold B. Baker

Vice-Chairman

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Tara C. Hernandez

Secretary-Treasurer

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Darryl D. Berger

Director

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William H. Langenstein

Director

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Charles H. Ponstein

Director

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