Steve Chesser, USN (ret.) will join us with a presentation about the Marine Exchange of Southern California. Steve's talk will include the history of the Marine Exchange, the Maritime Information Service, and the Vessel Traffic Service function, thereby outlining how it has been "Providing Maritime Peace of Mind Since 1923." Steve is a retired USN officer, with service that included 2.5 years aboard the battleship USS New Jersey. He recently retired from the Marine Exchange after 8 years, and continues to work part-time.