The Mission of the District is to facilitate the integration of security activities through the support of projects and services that enhance the federal security mission of the Captain of the Port; State and local law enforcement; and local intelligence gathering to prepare for, deter, and/or respond to security threats
2020 Board of Directors 
Security Zone 1
  • Brian Blanchard, Sr. Vice President, Southwest Shipyard, LP - Treasurer
  • Basil Alkousarri, Vice-President, Texas Mooring

Security Zone 2
  • Craig Nelson, Fire Chief/FSO - Albemarle Corp.
  • Carl Holley, Vice President, SHES and Regulatory Compliance

Security Zone 3
  • Gary Scheibe, Security Manager, Shell Deer Park Complex, Chairman
  • Eric Finck, Security Superintendent, Texas Plants, Lubrizol Corporation

Security Zone 4
  • Clayton Pace, President & CEO, ChemQuest Chemicals, Asst. Secretary
  • Eric Bass, Plant Manager, INEOS ESPM Project/ASA Specialties Plant , Secretary

Director at Large Harris County Commissioners Court Appointee
  • Niels A Aalund, Senior Vice President, Maritime Affairs, West Gulf Maritime Association

Municipal Director Harris County Mayors' and Councils' Association Appointee
  • Jimmy Burke

Ex Officio Director Port of Houston Authority Appointee
  • Marcus Woodring, Chief Port Security and Emergency Operations Officer, Port of Houston Authority - Vice Chairman 

Board Meeting

July Meeting Canceled

Next Meeting is Scheduled for August 11, 2020 at 2:00 PM

  • All education classes are canceled until it is once again safe to gather together in a classroom with the instructor. We know there is an urgent need for FSO training. We will make every effort to begin holding classes as soon as it is safe to do so. Please be patient and let us know of your training needs.