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.

Current members include: Chairman Laney J. Chouest, Vice-Chairman Arnold B. Baker, Treasurer Tara C. Hernandez, Darryl D. Berger, William H. Langenstein, and Charles H. Ponstein.

New Orleans Public Belt Railroad Corporation Directors meetings are held at 1350 Port of New Orleans Place, New Orleans, LA 70130.

FUTURE BOARD MEETINGS

2018

  • October 25
  • November 14
  • December 20

October Board Meetings

  • October 25 Regular Board Meeting