Senior Vice President Sales, Kirby Inland Marine L.P.

Mr. Withers has more than 30 years experience in the maritime industry including 16 years with Sabine Transportation Company where he was Vice President, Inland Barge Division and then Vice President, Marketing, Offshore Division. After officer positions in marketing, chartering, and sales at Ocean Specialty Tanker Corporation and Coastal Towing, Inc., he joined Kirby Inland Marine as Vice President, Sales in 2002 and was promoted to Senior Vice President in 2007. A past President of the Texas Waterways Operators Association, he also served as a Director of the American Waterways Operators Association. He received his BBA in Economics and an MBA from Lamar University.