St. Louis County Port Authority

The St. Louis County Port Authority was established by Missouri state statute for four purposes: promote the general welfare; encourage private capital investment by fostering the creation of industrial facilities and industrial parks within the port district; endeavor to increase the volume of commerce; promote the establishment of a foreign trade zone within the port district. The St. Louis County Port Authority is governed by a seven-member board of commissioners appointed by the St. Louis County Executive and confirmed by a majority of the St. Louis County Council. 

Staff Contact:
Joe Bannister
314.615.7692 | email

Board of Directors:

Frank McHugh, Chair

Edward C. James, Vice Chair

Nanci E. Napoli, Secretary
   Vice President & Director of Business Development
   St. Louis Title, LLC

Charles Wiegers, Treasurer
   Vice President
   Baron Spices


Greg Hayden, Luxemberg Realty

Daniel Thies


Joyce Steiger, Assistant Treasurer

Sheila Sweeney, Assistant Secretary

Sheila Sweeney, Executive Director

Please visit our calendar of events for board meeting details.

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