OLI’s Board of Directors
The Operation Lifesaver, Inc, (OLI) Board of Directors consists of representatives of the primary interests involved in the conduct of Operation Lifesaver programs.
The OLI Board of Directors is the governing body of the organization. It is responsible for determining OLI’s overall mission, priorities and direction and provides oversight to ensure that programs and services are carried out effectively. The Board also works to ensure that the organization has adequate resources that are managed with appropriate financial controls, and promotes OLI’s public standing so that the organization can carry out its mission to save lives and reduce injuries at highway rail crossings and on or around railroad property.
Current Board members include:
Bill Barringer, Chairman
Railroad Safety Consultant
Clyde Hart, Jr., Vice-Chair
Senior Vice-President for Government Affairs, American Bus Association
Steven Neubauer, Secretary-Treasurer
Director, Institutional Safety, BNSF Railway
Nicole B. Brewin
Assistant Vice President, Government Affairs, Railway Supply Institute
Assistant Vice President Corporate Communications and Community Affairs, Kansas City Southern
Janice Cowen, National Advisory Council Chair
State Coordinator, South Carolina Operation Lifesaver
Denise Gauthier, National Advisory Council Chair-Elect
Manager, Field Safety Support, BNSF Railway
Program Manager, Aviation, Passenger Rail & Public Transportation, American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)
Nancy Hudson, Board State Coordinator
Alabama Operation Lifesaver
Chief Safety Officer, Amtrak
Community Affairs & Safety Director, CSX
Senior Director of Operations, Association of American Railroads
Director of System Safety and Risk, Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA)
Senior Manager, Grade Crossing Compliance, Union Pacific Railroad
Vice President of Regulatory Affairs, American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association
Grade Crossing Safety Director, Norfolk Southern Corporation
President and CEO, Operation Lifesaver, Inc. is a non-voting, ex-officio member of the OLI Board of Directors.
About Operation Lifesaver
Operation Lifesaver’s mission is to end collisions, deaths and injuries at highway-rail grade crossings and on rail property through a nationwide network of volunteers who work to educate people about rail safety. Our national office in Alexandria, VA, supports state programs, developing videos, educational brochures, instructional information and other materials for audiences of all ages. Our state coordinators are located in all 50 states.
Operation Lifesaver, Inc.
1420 King Street, Suite 201
Alexandria, VA 22314
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Media Inquiries: email@example.com
Transit Inquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org
Operation Lifesaver, Inc. understands the importance of the news media’s role in helping the public make safe decisions around tracks and trains.
To request further information about Operation Lifesaver’s activities, or for additional safety information, please contact our national headquarters office at 703-739-0308 or 800-537-6224. If you are a reporter on deadline, please contact:
- Carol P. Steckbeck, Media Consultant - Phone 919-303-5140, or email email@example.com