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20130605 Squires, James29

James A. Squires

Chairman, President & CEO
Director since 2014
Board committees:

executive (chair)

Subject expertise:

CEO/senior officer; finance and accounting; governance/board; governmental and stakeholder relations; human resources and compensation; marketing; strategic planning; transportation

Career highlights:

Mr. Squires has been president of Norfolk Southern since 2013 and chief executive officer since June 2015. He was named Chairman of the Board of Norfolk Southern in October 2015. Mr. Squires previously served as Norfolk Southern’s executive vice president administration, executive vice president finance and chief financial officer, senior vice president finance, senior vice president law, and vice president law.