The Propeller Club of the United States chartered on November 7, 1927, is a non-profit organization, whose membership is representative of every aspect of the maritime industry and whose members reside throughout the United States and the world.
The Propeller Club of New Orleans is dedicated to the enhancement and well being of all interest of the maritime community on local, national, and international basis. It promotes private sector enterprises in ownership and operation of waterborne and inter-modal transportation systems, including associated industries, within the United States and between the United States and its trading partners.

The Propeller Club - Port of New Orleans is comprised of hundreds of individuals representing dozens of organizations in the New Orleans maritime community.
Its membership is composed of a comprehensive representation of the marine industry core companies in the greater New Orleans area - from marine supply and marine surveyors to naval architects and marine engineers; from shipping companies to port administrators; from towing companies to chemical and petroleum companies. We hope that you enjoy learning about us and the Port of New Orleans.



2019-2021 Propeller Club of the U.S. Port of New Orleans Board of Governors

L - R: Directors: Frank Courtenay and Brian Barton, Leo Falgout, President, Directors: Sean Duffy, Joel Whitehead and Hartson Harmon, Nick Nassar, 2nd Vice President.

Not pictured: Spence Sens, 1st Vice President, Patrick Huete, Secretary/Treasurer, Michael Nation, Ex-Officio and Directors: Bill Baraldi, Rusty Barkerding, Paul Cooper, Pat Patrick, Capt. Philip Schifflin, Kyle Smith


President Leo Falgout
First Vice President Spencer Sens
Second Vice President Nick Nassar
Secretary/Treasurer Patrick Huete
Ex-Officio Michael Nation
Board of Governors Executive Director
Bill Baraldi Hartson Harmon
Robert E Barkerding, Jr. Pat Patrick, Esq.
Brian Barton Capt. Philip Schifflin
Paul Cooper Kyle Smith
Francis Courtenay, Sr. Admiral Joel Whitehead (Ret.)
Sean Duffy  
Cathy Vienne
silver sponsors
harbor towing    
matt hahne