Georgia Ports Authority

Leadership Team


In keeping with the GPA’s mission, the Authority has a dynamic, diverse leadership that is redefining the pace of trade. Innovation, flexibility, and customer-driven solutions combine to meet the challenges of 21st century global logistics. With the Executive Director responsible for their hire, directors oversee the day-to-day management of their division, as well as the planning, development and implementation of initiatives relevant to their area.

 

GRIFFITH V. LYNCH | Executive Director
912.964.3874 | glynch@gaports.com | LinkedIn
EDWARD McCARTHY | Chief Operating Officer
912.963.5562 | emccarthy@gaports.com | LinkedIn
JAMES C. McCURRY, JR. | Chief Administrative Officer
912.963.5562 | jmccurry@gaports.com | LinkedIn
J. RUSSELL MINCEY | Chief Financial Officer
912.964.3893 | rmincey@gaports.com | LinkedIn
CLIFFORD R. PYRON | Chief Commercial Officer
912.964.3877 | cpyron@gaports.com | LinkedIn 
LISE ALTMAN | Senior Director of Human Resources
912.964.3938 | laltman@gaports.com 
KEVIN R. DOYLE | Senior Director of Protective Services
912.963.5596| kdoyle@gaports.com | LinkedIn
BART GOBEIL | Senior Director of Economic Development & Governmental Affairs
912.965.6213 | bgobeil@gaports.com | LinkedIn
CHRIS LOGAN | Senior Director of Trade Development, Beneficial Cargo Owner Sales
912.963.6995 | clogan@gaports.com | LinkedIn
ROBERT C. MORRIS | Senior Director of Corporate Communications
912.964.3855 | rmorris@gaports.com | LinkedIn

CHRISTOPHER B. NOVACK, P.E.| Senior Director of Engineering
912.964.3992| cnovack@gaports.com | LinkedIn
DANIEL E. ROHDE | Senior Director of Operations
912.964.3843| rdrohde@gaports.com | LinkedIn
BILL SUTTON | Senior Director of Information Technology
912.963.6907| bsutton@gaports.com | LinkedIn
JOHN D. TRENT | Senior Director of Strategic Operations and Safety
912.964.3847 | jtrent@gaports.com | LinkedIn