Current Projects by Working Group

U.S. Maritime Autonomous Vessel Consortium

Tracey Mayhew, Co-Chair & John Jorgensen, Co-Chair 

Consortium Members Web-page


Safety and Health Working Group

Capt. Cole Cosgrove, Chair


Security Working Group 

Capt. Robert Sheen, Chair

  • CyberSecurity (on-going), Project Executives: Bob Sheen, Ocean Shipholdings, Inc. & John Jorgensen, ABS 

Environmental Protection Working Group

Ms. Yanran Wang, Chair

  • EPA SmartWay (On-going), Project Executive: Yanran Wang, DNV GL
  • SOCP 2017 Summer Webinar/Meeting META Presentation


Workforce Recruitment, Development and Retention Working Group

Mr. Chris Volkle, Chair 

  • eLearning Training Tools and Delivery, Project Executive: Chris Volkle, APL
  • SOCP Future Leaders Committee (Vision, Mission & Objectives), Chair: Zoe Goss, Crowley
    • President: Jessica Baldassini 
    • Vice President: Joseph Carter
    • Treasurer: Victor Ramirez
    • Secretary: John Browne
    • Social Responsibility Group Coordinator: Brendan O'Shea
- Internship Program (on-going), Project Executive: Chris Volkle, APL
- Maritime SA/SH Prevention, Project Executive: Zoe Goss, Crowley 
- 9th Grade Maritime Curriculum Update, Project Executive: Chris Volkle, APL 
- Volunteer program with the National Marine Life Center: SOCP Future Leaders, MMA FL Group  


Marine Highways Committee (MHC)

Mr. Klaus Luta, Chair


Membership & Marketing Outreach Committee (MMOC)

Mr. Jayson Toth, Co-Chair

Ms. Elizabeth Stevenson, Co-Chair 

MMOC Webpage and Reference Documents