Railinc Corp. announced that Tom Werner of Norfolk Southern Corporation recently was elected Chairman of the Railinc Board of Directors. Heather Campbell of Canadian Pacific Railway also was elected to the Board.’

Tom Werner currently serves as Vice President Information Technology at Norfolk Southern, one of North America’s leading transportation companies. He joined the Railinc Board of Directors in 2007. Werner succeeds Allen Borak of Canadian Pacific Railway who has retired from the Board.

‘Tom is a well-respected rail industry and information technology veteran,’ said Allen West, Railinc President and CEO. ‘We’re excited about his leadership and expanded role as a valued advisor.’

Heather Campbell was also elected to Railinc’s Board of Directors. Campbell currently serves as Vice President of Information Technology at Canadian Pacific Railway.

“Heather brings a fresh perspective to the Railinc Board,’ said West. ‘Her background and leadership experience will provide us with considerable strategic and operational insight.’

Campbell joined Canadian Pacific in 2009. Prior to then, she was at Barclays PLC in London, UK, where she was Chief Operating Officer for the IT Division of the Global Retail & Commercial Bank. Campbell also has held executive and senior management positions in technology with Rogers Communications Inc., BMO Financial Group and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce.