Leonard Hale

Leonard Hale ’81

  • Class of ’81, Marine Engineering
  • Executive Vice President
  • Gulf Copper and Manufacturing Corporation
  • Sailed with Nicor Marine, Marine Transport Lines, and Ocean Shipholdings. In 1990 began working with Stolt-Nielsen Transportation Group Inc., from 2001 through 2007 as the General Manager of the Stolt-Nielsen Inter Asian Shipowning group, Singapore. At the end of 2007 joined Gulf Copper and Manufacturing as Vice President and General Manager of Gulf Copper Drydock and Rig Repair. Currently managing the Gulf Copper Energy Services Group and The Government Services Group.


  • Bachelor of Science, Marine Engineering, Texas A&M University
  • USCG Chief Engineer of Motor Vessels of any Horsepower
  • Master of Business Administration – Finance , Our Lady of the Lake University
  • Certified Project Management Professional PMP

Volunteer Service:

  • Board of Trustees Oilfield Energy Center
  • Executive Committee, Galveston Economic Development Partnership
  • Board of Visitors, Texas A&M University Galveston Campus
  • Board of Directors, Sea Aggie Former Student Network