While shipping is one of the most visible of the Port of Lewiston’s functions, its manager says it’s only one method to achieve the primary mission of job creation.
The subject of this month’s Business Profile doesn’t own a business. In fact, if you live in Nez Perce County, you are his boss.
As general manager of the Port of Lewiston, David Doeringsfeld is responsible not just for the shipment of cargo in and out of Lewiston, but for “enhancing the economic environment of Nez Perce County.”
His job is to help create more jobs. Or, as he put it, “It’s not just about barges.” Continue reading