New chief for US board

PUBLISHED : Friday, 15 July, 1994, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 15 July, 1994, 12:00am

GARMEN Perez, the Port of Long Beach's second woman Harbour Commissioner, has been elected president of the United States' Board of Harbour Commissioners.

She takes the reins from Alex Bellehumeur, who remains on the port's governing body.

Stepping into the vice-president's post on the commission will be Roy Hearrean, who was also appointed to the Harbour Board in 1991.