Tuesday, May 07, 2013

AAR fills vacant committee seats

Written by  William C. Vantuono, Editor-in-Chief
The AAR’s Associate Advisory Board (AAB) has selected two nominees from Gold Associate Member companies to serve as full voting members on two AAR committee seats.

Clint Duncan of TransCore has been selected by the AAB to serve in the vacant associate member seat on the Automatic Equipment Identification (AEI) Committee. Duncan will serve out the remainder of the seat’s two-year term, ending Jan. 1, 2015.

Parita Patel of GE Capital Rail Services has been selected by the AAB to serve in the recently vacated associate member seat on the Advanced Safety & Efficiency Committee. Patel will serve out the remainder of the seat’s two-year term, ending Jan. 1, 2014.

The AAR’s Affiliate Executive Board (AEB) has selected one nominee from an affiliate member railroad to serve as a full voting member on a recently vacated AAR committee seat. Tracy Ulm from New Orleans & Gulf Coast Railway Company has been selected by the AEB to serve in the vacant seat on the Quality Assurance Committee. Ulm will serve out the remainder of the seat's two-year term ending Jan. 1, 2015.

Nominations have closed for the vacant associate member seat on the Arbitration & Rules Committee, and the decision by the Associate Advisory Board is still in progress.

Click here to view an updated chart of Associate Member Representatives on AAR Committees.

Click here to view an updated chart of Affiliate Member Representatives on AAR Committees.