Deputy Port Director, Director of Operations
As Tulsa Ports Deputy Port Director and Director of Operations, Daniel Grisham oversees a variety of Port and Industrial Park business lines and operations at two distinct locations in Catoosa and Inola, Oklahoma. Dan’s responsibilities include overseeing rail, barge and towboat operations and stevedoring services. He also assists in the negotiation of lease agreements with tenants and supervises all Tulsa Ports engineering design, bidding, and construction administration. Before joining Tulsa Ports, Dan worked for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for seven years managing civil works and military construction projects. He obtained his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Oklahoma State University and recently obtained Inland Maritime Port Executive certification. Daniel is currently active in several organizations and associations including the American Society of Civil Engineers, Waterways Council Incorporated, Inland Rivers Ports & Terminals, Southwest Association of Rail Shippers, and the American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association.