The Andersons Rail Group has named Vanessa Knapton as Director of Repair Sales. Knapton has more than 25 years of experience in the rail industry in operations, sales and logistics.
Knapton holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Smith College and an MBA from Chapman University in California. Formerly, Knapton was a conductor, brakeman and trainmaster at BNSF and a sales leader at a railcar repair company.
“We are excited about Vanessa joining the team as we look to continue to grow the repair business,” said Sam Anderson, Vice President of Fleet Operations & Repair Business Development. “She will bring fresh insight into the way we do business at The Andersons, Inc.”