Southeast Shipyard Association Elects Fitzgerald President

Jean Fitzgerald, president of Tracor Marine, Inc., Port Everglades, Fla., has been elected president of the Southeast Shipyard Association. Tracor Marine, Inc. is a marine technical services organization which maintains an industrial shipyard and fleet of oceanographic research vessels.

The Fort Lauderdale-based company has i n s t a l l a t i o n s in Maine and in St. Croix, Virgin Islands. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tracor, Inc., an applied sciences firm in Austin, Texas.

Mr. Fitzgerald retired from the U.S. Navy in 1974 as destroyer squadron commander. He is a graduate of the University of Maryland, the National War College, and the Kennedy School of Government and Politics at Harvard University. He has been with Tracor Marine since 1974, and has headed the company since June 1976.

Interested in taking a more active role in the community, Mr.

Fitzgerald recently has been invited to serve on the board of the Fort Lauderdale Symphony Orchestra Association.

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