Stacy B. Watson
Stacy joined the Georgia Ports Authority in 1992. He has held numerous positions within the Georgia Ports. Prior to becoming the Director of Economic & Industrial Development Stacy held various management positions within the GPA to include Marketing , Container Operations and Ship Operations.
Stacy is a graduate of Leadership Savannah and Leadership Georgia, and a Board Member of the Georgia Ports Authority Credit Union, Union Mission Inc., Past Chairman of the Better Business Bureau of the Southeast Atlantic and Past Committee Chairman and current member of the Georgia Economic Developers Association. He is also a member of the Propeller Club of Savannah, the Transportation Club of Savannah and the Richmond Hill Rotary.
Stacy earned his A.S. in Business Administration from Middle Georgia College in Cochran, Georgia. He then received his Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing with an emphasis in Logistics and Intermodal Transportation from Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Georgia in August 1992. In 2004, Stacy also earned a Masters of Business Administration from Webster University in Savannah. Stacy holds the rank of Major in the Georgia Air National Guard, 165th Airlift Wing, in Garden City, Georgia and serves as the Wing Inspector General.