Mark has been appointed to the new position of Chief Safety Officer for MRL. This new position will allow MRL to elevate the importance and focus of safety. Mark is responsible for all aspects of safety across all departments at MRL. Mark began his railroad career in 1988 as a track laborer and was later promoted to switchman. He has held various management positions including Assistant Trainmaster, Trainmaster, Terminal Superintendent, Superintendent, and Chief Transportation Officer prior to being promoted to his current position of Chief Safety Officer. Mark is currently seeking his BA in Business Management.