José F. Nazario, Jr.
Vice-PresidentNazario earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration, with a major in accounting from the University of Puerto Rico. He has 27 years of experience in the Maritime industry, starting in 1981 as a clerk in Navieras de Puerto Rico and moved to the Port of New Orleans as an Operations Trainee which was the base for his expertise in Cargo Operations. In 1985 he joins the Crowley team in which he served various functions including Manager of Caribbean Islands Operations and Port Director of San Juan Terminal Operations.
During the last five years, as San Juan’s Director of Finance and Administration, he has been working on various projects for Crowley such as the negotiations for the Long Term Land Lease Contract with P.R. Ports Authority and also in Crowley’s Terminal Re-organizational Plan. In addition to his duties in Crowley, Nazario participates actively in the Board of Directors of the Puerto Rico Shipping Association where he was elected last year its Vice President.