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Selection of Jan Clark as Assistant Port Director Trade at Brownsville Port

Release Date: 
August 1, 2012

Brownsville, Texas-Eugenio Garza Jr., director of Field Operations, Laredo Field Office announces the selection of Jan Clark as the assistant port director for trade at the Brownsville port of entry."I'm delighted to be working at the Brownsville, Texas port of entry, and look forward to establishing positive working relationships with the trade community and the people of Brownsville," said Assistant Port Director Clark.

Asst. Port Director Jan Clark.

Clark's career began with the U.S. Customs Service in 1990. Her background with U.S. Customs and Border Protection encompasses experience with a variety of trade-related programs. Ms. Clark began her career in the Port of San Francisco, Calif., as an Import Specialist. In 1992 Ms. Clark was promoted to the position of Import Specialist, Program Manager, in Washington, DC. After working several years at headquarters, she returned to the field working as an Import Specialist Team Leader in the Port of Charlotte, N.C. In 1999, Ms. Clark was promoted to the position of Supervisory Import Specialist in the Port of Detroit, Mich. Then in 2002, Ms. Clark received another promotion as the Assistant Port Director, Trade/Tactical in the Port of Mobile, Ala.

Throughout her career, Ms. Clark has received numerous awards and commendations for her work involving special projects, working groups and special assignments.

Director of Field Operations Garza selected Ms. Clark to the position of assistant port director, Trade, at the Brownsville, Texas port of entry.

Ms. Clark enjoys spending quality time with her family, traveling and participating in various hobbies.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is the unified border agency within the Department of Homeland Security charged with the management, control, and protection of our Nation's borders at and between the official ports of entry. CBP is charged with keeping terrorists and terrorist weapons out of the country while enforcing hundreds of U.S. laws.

Last modified: 
February 9, 2017