Montana Rail Link Leadership Team

William Setser

Bill Setser

Vice President of Operations

Bill Setser joined Montana Rail Link in January 2019, and has overall responsibility for Operations, Transportation, Engineering, Mechanical and Safety. Bill began his career in the transportation rail industry with CSX Transportation in 1996. Starting as a Conductor and gained increasing responsibility as Trainmaster, Terminal Superintendent, Assistant Division Manager, and eventually Division Manager on the Albany Division in New York. Before joining Montana Rail Link, Bill most recently was the AVP-Transportation for Amtrak on the Central Region, managing Transportation, Stations and On-Board Services. Bill has completed the Michigan State University – Strategic Railroad Leadership Program, the CSX Executive Development Program at Harvard Business School, and attended Prestonsburg Community College in Prestonsburg, KY.