Kenneth Puckett

Captain Kenneth Puckett lectures on Maritime History and the Panama Canal. He is a Certified Master Instructor and has been an Adjunct Professor of Marine Science at two community colleges. He has piloted over 1440 vessels through the Panama Canal. His career included service as Senior Panama Canal Pilot and Port Captain, where he worked 16 years. In 1978 he retired from the US Army with a BS in Marine Transportation Management from New York State Maritime College.