Larry Oetker

  • Executive Director
  • Port of Humboldt Bay

Larry Oetker is the Executive Director of the Port of Humboldt Bay in the heart of the redwood forests of Northern California. Over the last few years, Larry has been working on revitalizing the Port and has been able to attract, trans-pacific broadband fiber, both land and water-based aquaculture, and forest products.  Humboldt Bay is currently in the environmental review process of developing a new modern heavy lift terminal designed to address the needs of the emerging west coast offshore wind industry.


  • MARAD Town Hall: Ports and the Maritime Industry: Looking to the Future

    The US Department of Transportation is dedicated to helping build America’s economy and infrastructure back better. In doing so, the Department is focusing on Safety, Economic Strength & Modernization, Equity, Climate & Sustainability, Transformation, and Organizational Excellence to get the job done. With that in mind, and as we look at a post-pandemic environment, what […]