Short Line Railroads - GIS Opportunities Workshop

January 30-31, 2019

SPEAKER BIO

Thomas A. Leopold, CSP
Chief Safety and Compliance Officer
Anacostia Rail Holdings
Thomas Leopold is Chief Safety and Compliance Officer for Anacostia Rail Holdings. Tom has a Masters Degree in Safety, is a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and in 2014 received the ASLRRA Safety Professional of the Year Award. Tom has over 30 years of experience leading safety in the rail, aerospace and defense industries. In the rail industry Tom has held various safety roles at Burlington Northern, BNSF, Kansas City Southern and Anacostia Rail Holdings. He has also provided consulting services to several Class I, Regional and Short Line railroads.

Mr. Leopold is an active member of the ASLRRA Safety and Training Committee, AAR Risk Management Committee and the Railroad Advisory Board at Johnson County Community College.

Tom lives in Lenexa, Kansas with his wife Beth and adopted Miniature Schnauzer, Stella.