Mr. Rogers is a graduate of the U.S. Merchant Academy with Bachelor of Science degrees in Marine Transportation and Marine Petroleum Operations and commissions as U.S. Merchant Marine Officer and U.S. Naval Officer.
He is a career shipping executive with over 30 years of experience that includes sea going assignments as a ship's officer on crude, product and chemical tankers as well as senior management positions ashore.
Mr. Rogers has a diversified background in the shipping industry with experience in the Tanker, Cruise and Tug/Barge industry with the majority of his experience and focus in the tanker sector. His management roles have included P+L responsibility and senior management positions with dynamic and profitable US public companies such as OMI Corp., Carnival Corporation, Seabulk International, SEACOR and privately held Asian company IMC. Mr. Rogers's roles have included the Financial, Commercial, Operational, and Technical Management of Crude, Product and Chemical Tankers