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AREMA 2015-2016 Functional Group Board of Directors

David A. Becker, PE

Senior Vice President
2015-2016

Asst Chief Engr- Project Planning
Norfolk Southern Corporation
1200 Peachtree St NE Bldg BOX 7-142
Atlanta, GA 30309-3579
Tel: +1.404.545.0621
Fax: +1.404.529.1372

Michael T. Mischke

Group Vice President - Engineering Services
2015-2017

Consulting System Engineer, Technology Svcs.
BNSF Railway
2400 Western Center Blvd
Fort Worth, TX 76131-1322
Tel: +1.817.352.0539
Tel: +1.817.352.4852

Dwight W. Clark

Group Vice President - Track
2015-2016

General Director Engineering Technology
Union Pacific Railroad
21311 Walnut St
Elkhorn, NE 68022-2288
Tel: +1.402.544.4075
Fax: +1.402.501.0324

Richard J. Spatafore

Group Vice President - Maintenance
2015-2017

Director of Program Construction
CSX Transportation
3019 Warrington St.
Jacksonville, FL 32254-3916
Tel: +1.904.607.0039

Nathan J. Higgins, PEng, PE

Group Vice President - Passenger & Transit
2014-2016

Senior Vice President
Hatch Mott MacDonald, Ltd.
840 7th Avenue SW Suite 1250
Calgary, AB T2P 3G2
CANADA
Tel: +1.587.293.6262
Fax: +1.587.293.6254

Victor R. Babin

Group Vice President - Communications & Signals
2014-2016

Chief Engineering Officer
NICTD
601 N Roeske Ave
Michigan City, IN 46360-2669
Tel: +1.219.874.4221, Ext. 263
Fax: +1.219.872.5841

Edward D. Sparks, II, PE

Group Vice President - Structures
2015-2017

Asst Chief Engineer of Structures
CSX Transportation
500 Water St # J350
Jacksonville, FL 32202-4445
Tel: +1.904.359.1104
Fax: +1.904.245.4158

Karen Horiszny

Director - Track
2015-2018

Mgr Best Way Engineering
BNSF Railway
813 Brownell Ave
Saint Louis, MO 63122-3236
Tel: +1.913.515.4432
Fax: +1.314.394.0416

Timothy R. Bennett, PE

Director - Track
2013-2017

Vice President
HDR Engineering, Inc.
8404 Indian Hills Dr
Omaha, NE 68114-4049
Tel: +1.402.399.1265
Fax: +1.402.399.4979

Michael K. Williams, PE

Director - Engineering Services
2015-2018

Senior Manager Industrial Engineering
Norfolk Southern Corporation
1200 Peachtree St NE Bldg BOX117
Atlanta, GA 30309-3579
Tel: +1.404.897.3030
Fax: +1.404.653.3578

Trent M. Hudak, PE

Director - Engineering Services
2013-2017

Director Engineering Services
BNSF Railway
4515 Kansas Ave, 3rd Floor
Kansas City, KS 66106-1124
Tel: +1.913.551.4435
Fax: +1.913.551.4077

Jody C. Cox

Director - Maintenance
2015-2018

CSX Assistant Chief C&S
CSX Transportation
500 Water Street
Jacksonville, FL 32095
Tel: +1.904.359.1200

Stephen J. Ashmore

Director - Maintenance
2014-2017

Director Track Maintenance
Union Pacific Railroad
1400 Douglas Street
Stop 0910
Omaha, NE 68179
Tel: +1.402.544.1037
Fax: +1.402.997.3574

James K. Kessler, PE

Director - Passenger & Transit
2014-2017

VP-Engineering and Planning
North Carolina Railroad Company
2809 Highwoods Blvd Ste 100
Raleigh, NC 27604-1000
Tel: +1.919.954.7601
Fax: +1.919.954.7099

Raymond G. Verrelle, Jr., PE

Director - Passenger & Transit
2014-2018

Deputy Chief Engr - Electric Traction
Amtrak
2955 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Tel: +1.215.349.1907
Fax: +1.215.349.2826

Robin J. Aanenson

Director - Communications & Signals
2015-2017

VP - Engineering
RCL Wiring
7471 Benbrook Pkwy
Benbrook, TX 76126-2119
Tel: +1.817.820.6315
Fax: +1.817.820.6340

Brian L. Sykes

Director - Communications & Signals
2015-2018

Chief Engineer C&S Engineering
Norfolk Southern Corporation
1200 Peachtree St, NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
Tel: +1.404.529.2105

Michael P. Freeman, PE

Director - Structures
2015-2017

Director Bridge Standards & Assessment
Union Pacific Railroad
1400 Douglas St Stop 0910
Omaha, NE 68179-0002
Tel: +1.402.544.8830
Fax: +1.402.233.2109

Willis S. White, III, PE

Director - Structures
2015-2018

Proj Mgr/Senior Engr/Associate
STV, Inc.
5200 Belfort Rd., Ste. 400
Jacksonville, FL 32256-6054
Tel: +1.904.383.3925
Fax: +1.904.730.7766

Elizabeth S. Caruso, CAE

Executive Director/CEO and Corporate Secretary

AREMA
4501 Forbes Boulevard, Suite 130
Lanham, MD 20706
Tel: +1.301.459.3200, Ext. 701
Fax: +1.301.459.8077