Kevin Rose

Kevin is the President/Business Agent of International Longshoremen’s Association Local 1413. Many see the cargo ships in the Port of New Bedford but few know about those who work to unload the cargo. For generations, longshoremen have been a part of New Bedford’s working waterfront. Raised in New Bedford, Mr. Rose is a third-generation longshoreman, following in the footsteps of his grandfather and father. For over 25 years, he has worked on New Bedford’s waterfront.