Mr. Michael Shaffner

Director of Operations Planning and Technology, Port Houston


Michael Shaffner joined Port Houston in 2015. He serves as director of planning and technology for the operations department, overseeing facility master planning activities, technology development and implementation.

Michael and his team are responsible for implementing the Operations department’s technology master plan, which consists of 25 initiatives prioritized by their expected operational benefit.

Prior to joining Port Houston Michael worked for 15 years at a Global Terminal Operating company in which he held various Management roles for ports along the US east and west coasts.