Capt. Jim Tobin


Captain Jim Tobin is president of the U.S. Merchant Marine Alumni Association and Foundation.

Op-Ed: National Maritime Day Reflections in the Era of COVID-19

By Capt. Jim Tobin 05-21-2020 07:53:00

Posted in: Shipping

With states reopening and medical professionals cautiously optimistic about our ability to maintain a flattened COVID-19 curve it...

USMMA Midshipman Awarded U.S. Merchant Marine Medal

By Capt. Jim Tobin 05-21-2019 02:26:38

Posted in: Maritime

National Maritime Day is a day to recognize and honor those in the maritime industry, from the brave and courageous merchant marin...

National Maritime?Day: Remembering our Past, Focusing on our Future

By Capt. Jim Tobin 05-22-2018 01:12:00

Posted in: Maritime

On May 22, six days before Memorial Day, many Americans will quietly observe National Maritime Day,...

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