Charles W. Moorman
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Norfolk Southern Corporation
Director since 2012
Charles W. Moorman is the chairman and chief executive officer of Norfolk Southern Corporation, a freight transportation company.
Prior Positions Held: Moorman served as president at Norfolk Southern from 2004 to 2013, senior vice president of corporate planning and services from 2003 to 2004 and senior vice president of corporate services in 2003. From 1999 to 2004, he was president of Thoroughbred Technology and Telecommunications, Inc., a subsidiary of Norfolk Southern.
Public Company Directorships: Norfolk Southern Corporation
Other Directorships, Trusteeships and Memberships: American Society of Corporate Executives; Chesapeake Bay Foundation; Hampton Roads Community Foundation; Nature Conservancy of Virginia; University of Virginia Medical Center Operating Board; chairman, Virginia Business Council
Qualifications, Experience, Attributes and Skills: Moorman brings to the board extensive board and senior executive experience in logistics services, technology, strategy, safety, and environmental issues as a result of his 32-year career in the freight railroad and transportation industries. He serves as chairman and chief executive officer of a Fortune 500 public company, providing him insight into and experience with the operations, challenges and complex issues facing large corporations. Moorman is also active in a number of associations and organizations focusing on business, public policy and governance.
Updated: April 2014