Advisor, SEACOR Holdings, Inc.

Mr. Rose graduated from the US Coast Guard Academy in 1967 and served four years of active duty before earning his MBA from the University of Denver in 1972.  He spent over thirty years in the maritime industry working for Zapata Marine Service and Bay-Houston Towing Company before retiring in 2005 as President of SEACOR Marine, where he now serves as an advisor on special projects. He is a member of the American Bureau of Shipping and a Director (and immediate past Chairman) of the Houston Maritime Association.