Governed by industry experts

RONY is lead by a Board of Directors that has a representative from each of its Railroad Members. Associate Members, consisting of suppliers and transportation consultants, also attend Board meetings and three are selected each year as voting members of the Board.

President
Charles Hunter, Genesee & Wyoming RR

Secretary
Charlie Monte Verde, Genesee Valley Transportation

Treasurer
Jane Franz, Buffalo Southern Railroad

Executive Director
Scott Wigger

Members-at-Large:
Maurice O’Connell, CSX)
Mike Fesen, Norfolk Southern RR
Arielle Giordano, Canadian Pacific RR
Marlon Taylor, New York & Atlantic RR

Associate Members:

James Bowers (Bowers & Company CPA’s)
Carmen Garozzo (Bergmann Associates)
Carl Rode (C&S Companies)

Government relations and Marketing
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