Joseph Lee-Damien Branch

Joseph Branch is the Customs Broker Manager and Corporate License Holder for Goodship International Incorporated. Mr. Branch has over 26 years of experience in aspects of Import Compliance, FMC regulations and Customs Brokerage procedures. Mr. Branch practices due diligence and responsible compliance
direction in his daily Managerial responsibilities. This is to ensure the highest level of expectations directed by Customs regulations as well as providing exceptional overall customer service. He is a Licensed Customs Broker and Certified Customs Specialist.

Mr. Branch is a United States Marine Corp Veteran. His additional volunteer responsibilities include serving as the Deputy Grand Knight with the Knights of Columbus in the Chicagoland Area. Mr. Branch has been married 15 years to his wife Kelly. Mr. Branch also has two Children (his son “Joseph Jr.” 20 and daughter “Honor” 17) I am very appreciative, humbled and honored by this nomination. I understand fully the time, dedication and commitment which would be required for the Director post with the C.C.B.F.A.. I have both the Energy and drive to work with the Leaders of our Logistic community to meet the long-
term goals of the Port of Chicago. It would be a privilege to receive your election vote and support for the Board Director of the C.C.B.F.A.
for the 2017-2019 term.