Port Freeport’s commission has unanimously elected John Hoss as chairman of the Texas port.
As chairman, Hoss will serve as the leader of the Brazos Harbor Industrial Development Corp. and the Pilot Board.
Since 1997, Hoss has been a principle in Freeport Launch, delivering supplies to ships in the region and servicing the offshore oil and seismic industry. He is a member of Brazosport Marine Advisory Team and on the board of the Brazosport Chamber of Commerce.
Port Freeport’s commission also elected Paul Kresta as vice chairman. The other positions are as follows: Shane Pirtle, secretary; Ravi Singhania, assistant secretary; Thomas S. Perryman, commissioner; and Bill Terry, commissioner.