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WMU Alumna Named 2016 WISTA Personality of the Year

WMU Alumna Named 2016 WISTA Personality of the Year

November 28, 2016

 

On 9 November at the Women's International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA) 2016 International Conference and Annual General Meeting, WMU alumna, Captain Analia Soledad Viggiano of the Argentine Coast Guard was named a WISTA Personality of the Year for 2016.

Each year, WISTA honors an individual in the maritime community for their professional excellence and outstanding achievements. Captain Viggiano is the first woman in the Argentine Coast Guard to receive command of a patrol boat, having served in the Coast Guard since 2003 and working her way up the ranks.

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