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John D. Kennedy

John D. Kennedy was appointed to the Port of Houston Authority Commission by Harris County in December 2012. He chairs the Procurement and Small Business Development Task Force and serves on the Pension and Benefits Committee.

Kennedy, COL, USA, Ret., is a retired City Manager of the City of Nassau Bay, Texas.  His specialty in the Army was in the area of logistics, leadership and management.  He served as the Commander of several organizations during his military service including the 503rd Forward Support Battalion of the 3rd Armored Division operating in Germany and in combat operations during Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm in Southwest Asia.  Additionally, he was the Commander of the 34th Support Group in Seoul, South Korea 1995 through 1997. 

After leaving the Army in 1999, Kennedy became the City Manager of the City of Nassau Bay and served in that capacity for over 10 years. Kennedy is an active volunteer in his community, serving in leadership positions in his local church and with the USO.

Kennedy graduated from Southeastern Louisiana University in 1971.  He also holds a Master of Arts degree in Management from Central Michigan University.  In 1992-1993, he was a National Security Fellow in the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, focusing on leadership and management issues.

 


 

 

John D. Kennedy

 

The Port of Houston Authority

111 East Loop North
Houston, Texas USA 77029
Phone: 713-670-2400

P.O. Box 2562
Houston, Texas USA 77252-2562

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Houston, Texas USA 77029
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Houston, Texas USA 77252-2562

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