Mary Anne Rooney

Mary Anne Rooney was elected to the Board of Harbor Commissioners for the Port of Hueneme in 2010, the first woman in the history of the Port. Her service and leadership roles in the maritime industry include: President of the Association of Pacific Ports (APP); Economic Development Committee Member for the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA); Executive Director of the World Affairs Council, California Central Coast Chapter; Delegate on a Leadership Mission to Taiwan in 2013, Secretary of the Ventura County Special District Association, and member of the Oxnard/Ocotlán Sister City Committee.

In addition to her other roles, Ms. Rooney is an independent strategic business consultant, working with the Ventura County Civic Alliance, the Oxnard Union High School District Linked Learning program, and private clients.

Ms. Rooney earned a B.A. from UC Santa Barbara and M.A. from Azusa Pacific University. She holds a Certificate in Mediation and Negotiation and is a Certified Global Business Professional. She is married, has two grown sons, and is a strong community participant in Oxnard, California.


  • Auto Import and Export

Auto Import and Export

A high value commodity handled at the Port of Hueneme includes the import and export of automobiles and other rolling stock. read more

  • California Fresh Port

California Fresh Port

The Port of Hueneme began 80 years ago with a mission to provide California’s central coast agricultural community with an ocean link read more