Vice President, Marine & Terminal Operations
As Vice President of Marine & Terminal Operations, Phil oversees all aspects of Totem Ocean's marine and Tacoma terminal operations. In addition, he manages vessel operations for Totem Ocean's sister company, Sea Star Line out of Jacksonville, Florida.
Phil has more than 31 years experience in the shipping and transportation industry. Before joining Totem Ocean in 2002, he was employed by Todd Pacific Shipyards, Sunmar Shipping and Holland American Line Westours, Inc., where he held the position of Marine Superintendent, Technical Operations Manager.
Phil serves on the Washington State Board of Pilotage Commission, Tacoma Youth Marine Center board and is a member of the Port of Anchorage Strategic Planning Group. He and his family reside in West Seattle.