Jenny Long, graduate of Texas A&M Galveston, is the regional voyage operations superintendent for BP Shipping. Her responsibility is to employ the best and most qualified candidates for positions in her company, BP Shipping Americas.
When there is an opening in the company, she contacts her alma mater. Presently, there are six graduates of Texas A&M Galveston working at BP Shipping.
Each of the graduates had unique experiences at the maritime academy, which they credit to their career success. They noted that the education they received provided a strong foundation to build on in the maritime industry.