Watco Transportation Services named Ron Chadwick as general manager of the Ann Arbor Railroad (AA). Ron will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the AA, as well as coordinating efforts between all railroad departments and achieving performance goals with optimum safety, economy, efficiency and effectiveness.
Ron began working for the Ann Arbor in 1978 as a janitor/messenger and then became a yard clerk. He left the rail industry for a few years and then rejoined the Ann Arbor in 1992. He has since served in the positions of yard clerk, yardmaster, trainmaster, terminal trainmaster and assistant general manager.