Relationships are at the core of our leadership philosophy.
Integral to our mission is attracting and developing innovative industry leaders who can effectively implement TOTE’s long-term strategies while enhancing existing businesses and customer relationships.
Tim Nolan, President & CEO
Tim Nolan assumed the role of President and CEO of TOTE in July 2018.
Nolan joined TOTE Maritime in April of 2013 as the Executive Vice President and was promoted to President in January 2014. He brings more than 20 years of experience in the transportation and logistics industry.
Prior to joining TOTE Maritime, Nolan served as the Senior Vice President of the International Division for Yusen Logistics Americas (formerly known as NYK Logistics). In this role, he was responsible for 20 offices including the Ocean, Customs House Brokerage, Mexico Cross Border and Supply Chain Solutions divisions.
Nolan began his career with the A.P. Moller-Maersk organization in 1994. He was selected as a candidate for the elite Maersk Management Training Program and held his first position in Trade Management working in the East Coast of South America Service. Subsequently, he held executive positions in both the Shipping and Logistics Divisions with international postings in Chile and Denmark. His most recent roles in Maersk included Regional Director, responsible for the Maersk Logistics organization in Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean and Sr. Director of Strategy for North America as part of the A.P. Moller- Maersk Strategy Team who was responsible for establishing the 5 year Growth Plan for the global organization.
He holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree from St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, PA. He is also an alumnus of the Ohio State’s Fisher School of Business and Columbia University Executive Business Programs. Nolan lives in Jacksonville, FL with his wife Jeanine and their 3 children.
Tim Nolan President & CEO
Kevin D. Kendrick, Senior Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer
Kevin D. Kendrick was named Chief Commercial Officer of TOTE in March of 2012, bringing to the organization more than 22 years experience in the transportation and logistics industry. As CCO, Kendrick is responsible for establishing and driving overall commercial strategy for TOTE operating companies.
Kendrick began his career with the A.P. Moller-Maersk Group in 1991. He was selected for the elite Maersk Management Training Program and began his career as an outside sales representative in St. Louis after graduation. Later, he expanded Maersk’s presence in the Midwest by opening and managing the company’s Kansas City office. Kendrick continued to advance in sales management and general management for Maersk Inc. before choosing to make the move to the logistics side of the business.
As Regional Director of Maersk Logistics, Kendrick gained valuable experience and a better understanding of customers’ supply chain challenges. He was promoted to Senior Director before being named Vice President of Damco, formerly known as Maersk Logistics. As Vice President of Damco he was responsible for the Southeast and Gulf States, as well as operational execution and commercial growth for all 3PL products.
Kendrick holds a bachelor’s degree from Furman University and currently resides in Charlotte, NC with his wife, Lisa and their three children.
Kevin D. Kendrick Senior Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer
Jeff Tobin, CFO
Jeff Tobin assumed the role of CFO of TOTE in September 2018, bringing over 20 years of Finance and Accounting experience.
Jeff rejoined TOTE after a brief period as CFO of Northern Aviation Services, a Saltchuk sister company. Jeff was previously Sr. Director of Finance and Corporate Controller of TOTE and has 10 years of experience with the organization. Prior to joining TOTE he held various Finance roles with PACCAR, a leading manufacturer of light, medium and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. Those positions included Director of Engineering Accounting and Cost Accounting Manager at Kenworth, Assistant Controller at PACCAR Leasing and Sr. Internal Auditor. Prior to PACCAR he held accounting positions with a large commercial printing and manufacturing firm.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Central Washington University and is a licensed CPA in the state of Washington. Jeff lives outside of Seattle, WA with his wife Julie and their 3 children.
Jeff Tobin Chief Financial Officer
Gene Gerrard, Human Resources Lead
Gene Gerrard brings over 25 years of HR leadership experience, having worked extensively in human resources throughout the Pacific Northwest.
As Vice President of Human Resources at TOTE Maritime Alaska, Gerrard is responsible for the development of HR policies, practices and programs to make sure they support our business strategy, shared values and culture. Previously, he was the top HR leader at SeaBright Holdings, Inc. He has also served as Vice President at Drake Beam Morin, Inc., a worldwide provider of human resources services for recruitment, training, organizational development and change management.
Gerrard received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Gonzaga University and has done graduate work in business administration at Eastern Washington University. He is a long time member of the HR Executive Forum and the Society for Human Resources Management.
Joe Misenti, General Counsel and Chief Ethics Officer
Joe Misenti assumed the role of General Counsel and Chief Ethics Officer at TOTE, Inc. in October 2018.
Prior to joining TOTE, Joe spent 10 years in the Alaska seafood industry, employed by Trident Seafoods Corp. and Silver Bay Seafoods, L.L.C., where he held senior legal positions as an Assistant General Counsel and General Counsel with management responsibilities over risk, compliance and human resources.
Joe began his career as a JAG Corps Officer in the U.S. Navy and served as a prosecutor, admiralty counsel and legal advisor aboard a Navy vessel deployed to the Persian Gulf. After he was released from active duty, Joe worked as a trial attorney at the U.S. Department of Justice for three years and litigated admiralty cases on behalf of the federal government’s maritime agencies. After government service, Joe spent 8 years in private practice as an associate with Troutman Sanders, a partner with Cozen O’Connor and a founding partner with Nicoll Black and Feig. Joe recently retired as a Captain in the U.S. Naval Reserve after 24 years of service.
He holds a bachelor’s degree from Stonehill College in North Easton, MA and a Juris Doctorate degree from Syracuse University, College of Law, Syracuse, NY. Joe lives in the Jacksonville, FL area with his wife Leah, and has 4 children.
Jeff Dixon, President, TOTE Services
Jeff joined the executive leadership team at TOTE Services May 1, 2017 and assumed the role of President on January 7, 2019.
A retired Captain, U.S. Coast Guard, Jeff spent 27-years on active duty. Most recently he served in command of Sector Jacksonville where he exercised Captain of the Port authority including the three strategic ports of St Mary’s/Fernandina, Jacksonville, and Port Canaveral. During his career Jeff served over ten years at sea, including two afloat commands, and participated in the leadership of several key organizational initiatives including the development of Coast Guards around the world and the complete post 9/11 revision of the Coast Guard’s major cutter and aviation fleet program. Prior to his last assignment as Commander Sector Jacksonville, he served as the Deputy Commander of Sector New York, where he led more than 1,000 active duty personnel, civilian, and reservists.
A graduate of the Coast Guard Academy in New London, CT, Jeff holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management and Economics and later earned his Master’s in Public Administration from the George Washington University.
Jeff Dixon President, TOTE Services
Mike Noone, President, TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico
Michael Noone brings more than 30 years of experience in shipping and logistics to TOTE. He joined the TOTE family of companies in 2013 with TOTE Maritime Alaska becoming president of TOTE Maritime Alaska in 2015. He assumed the role of President of TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico in 2018. Prior to his time with TOTE, Noone served as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President for Yusen Logistics Americas (formerly NYK Logistics), where he was responsible for leading the strategic direction, execution and bottom line results for the company’s six business units.
Before his time at Yusen, Noone spent a total of 21 years with Maersk companies and five years with APL, part of the NOL Group. During his most recent time with Maersk, he served as Vice President of the Eastern Region where he managed and led an integrated sales force for all ocean transportation and logistics services. He has also served as the Senior Vice President for Maersk Logistics leading multiple lines of business throughout the Americas. Noone also led APL Logistics throughout the Americas and served as VP/Managing Director for NOL, responsible for APL Liner activities throughout the 21 Eastern states.
A graduate in Business Administration from Wagner College, Noone has also received certifications from two of the nation’s top executive programs in Logistics; Smeal College of Business Administration at Penn State University and the Fisher College of Business at Ohio State University.
He also holds certifications in Advance Management from INSEAD Fontainebleau, France, as well from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan in Strategic Planning and Implementation.
Noone recently served on the Board of the Tacoma-Pierce Country Chamber of Commerce. He has served as a Steering Committee Member for the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) from 2011-2013. He has also served on the boards of NYK Group Americas and Hudd Distribution.
Noone lives in Jacksonville with his wife Alyssa. They have two daughters both of whom live on the east coast.
Mike Noone President, TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico
Alyse Lisk, SVP of Technology and Operational Excellence
Alyse Lisk was named Senior Vice President of Technology and Operational Excellence for TOTE in October 2018. In this role, she is responsible for ensuring operational excellence throughout the TOTE organization – including TOTE Services, TOTE Maritime Alaska and TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico – with a focus on continuous improvement by leveraging technology, people and process.
Lisk joined TOTE in October 2011, where she served as Vice President of Cargo Services for seven years.
Prior to joining TOTE, Lisk was Vice President of Market Management for the Transportation Division at Yusen Logistics, formerly known as NYK Logistics. She began her career in transportation logistics at A.P. Moller-Maersk more than 20 years ago, advancing her way through various positions of increasing responsibility.
A native of Milford, Penn., Lisk graduated from Wells College with a BS in Fine Art, English, and Italian. Lisk currently serves on the American Red Cross Northeast Florida Chapter board of directors. She resides in St. Augustine, FL with her husband Greg and their 2 children.
Alyse Lisk SVP of Technology and Operational Excellence
SAFETY. COMMITMENT. INTEGRITY.
ALWAYS MOVING FORWARD
Here at TOTE, our values of safety, commitment and integrity define who we are and what we stand for. We strive to be the best at what we do. Our focus on eliminating injuries and incidents, caring for each other and the communities we are connected to, and meeting the highest standards of ethical business behavior set the course for our family of companies each and every day.