Mr. Hamberger joins CP's Board of Directors after serving more than two decades as the CEO of the Association of American Railroads (AAR), making him the longest-tenured head of the nearly 100-year-old organization.
Mr. Hamberger has over 40 years of experience in public policy and private legal practice, having worked in the executive and legislative branches of the United States Government.
He began his career in transportation as general counsel of the National Transportation Policy Study Commission. He subsequently served as assistant secretary for governmental affairs at the U.S. Department of Transportation and managing partner at Baker, Donelson, Bearman & Caldwell in Washington, D.C. He also served as an appointed member of the Private Sector Advisory Panel on Infrastructure Financing and as a member of the Presidential Commission on Intermodal Transportation.
Mr. Hamberger's breadth of experience complements CP's ongoing dedication to safety and technological innovation, and he is a trusted resource as it relates to policy evolution of the industry.
Between 1998 and 2019, Mr. Hamberger served as chair of the board of directors for Transportation Technology Center, Inc. (TTCI) and was a board member of Railinc during that same period. He received his Juris Doctor and a Master of Science and Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.
* Member of the Audit and Finance Committee and the Risk and Sustainability Committee