Sherman “Rudy” Lupton is the Director of Logistics for NCDOT, and is responsible for synchronizing and coordinating activities of the Global TransPark and both state ports.
In his more than 20-year Navy career, Lupton gained extensive experience leading aviation and surface ship logistics organizations. He developed innovative solutions to move cargo and personnel during complex operations that involved foreign and domestic airports, seaports and sea-based logistics hubs. He also has extensive experience collaborating with local, state, federal and foreign officials gained through participation in security cooperation and disaster relief operations.
Lupton has a Bachelor of Science in Marine Transportation from the United States Merchant Marine Academy, a Master of Science in Management from Troy University and a Master of Science in National Security Strategy from National War College.