Joshua C. Rohlin of Russell graduated cum laude with the Class of 2008 from Massachusetts Maritime Academy, Buzzards Bay, Mass. He was awarded a bachelor of science degree in maritime engineering and was licensed by the U.S. Coast Guard as a marine engineer. He is employed as an engineer officer with Otto Candies, LLC, of New Orleans, La., a marine transportation company providing support services to the oil and gas exploration and production industry operating in the Gulf of Mexico. His ship operates robotic submarines performing maintenance and repair operations on production pipelines on the sea floor. Rohlin, a 2004 graduate of Eisenhower High School, resides in Gulf Shores, Ala.