Katie Carney


Director, US Brokerage, Foreign Trade Zone Services // Livingston International

Catherine (Katie) Carney is the Director, US Brokerage, Foreign Trade Zone Services, at Livingston International, where she is responsible for the oversight and administration of Livingston’s Foreign Trade Zone services and overall product offerings.

Katie assists firms of all types and sizes in enhancing their profitability by utilizing the FTZ program and in the design, activation and implementation of FTZ Operations.

Katie is also a subject matter expert on Bonded Warehouse and In-Bond operations with an emphasis on duty avoidance. She began her career in 1975 and obtained her customs brokers license in 1980. She is a Certified Customs Specialist and Accredited Zone Specialist. Katie has held many board positions for the Virginia Brokers’ Association. She was the 2018 and 2019 chair of the Virginia Maritime Association’s International Trade Symposium. Katie sits on the board of the Virginia Maritime Association and the National Association of Foreign-Trade Zones. She is highly respected and considered and Industry Expert in the field of Foreign Trade Zones.

Katie joined Livingston in 2011 and has 25 years of FTZ experience. She is a mother of three children and resides in Norfolk, VA.