Crowley announced that
effective March 15, 2006, Barbara Johnson has been promoted to manager of
port and terminal operations for Crowley's Gulfport terminal replacing Bob
Weist who has been promoted to director, inland operations for the company's
Puerto Rico/Caribbean group. In her new position, Johnson will remain
domiciled in the Gulfport office and will report to Mike Hopkins, vice
Barbara has held numerous positions of increasing responsibility in the
company's Gulf operations for the last 27 years. She started with Crowley in
Lake Charles as the manager of equipment control and held management
positions in Lake Charles and Houston before moving to Gulfport where she
has worked for the last two years including living and working through the
devastation of Hurricane Katrina.
Johnson has a degree in Business Education from McNeese State University.