Genesee & Wyoming Inc. appointed Ann Reese to its board of directors, effective February 2, 2012. Reese will serve on GWI's Audit Committee.
Reese previously served as chief financial officer and treasurer of ITT Corp. She began her career with Bankers Trust and held positions in finance at Union Carbide and Mobil Oil before joining ITT. Most recently, she was a principal at Clayton, Dubilier and Rice.
Reese is currently a director of Xerox Corporation and Sears Holdings.
“With her extensive experience in finance and as a public company director, Ann Reese is a wonderful addition to the GWI Board,” said GWI Chairman Mortimer Fuller III.