Jason M. Ross was appointed Vice-President Operations Southern Region in September 2019.
In this role, Jason is responsible for the U.S. West and U.S. East territories on CP's network, not including operations in the northeast U.S.
Jason joined CP in 2013 and since 2016 sequentially held the positions of Assistant Vice-President Network Operations and Assistant Vice President Western Region. He takes a disciplined approach in his leadership with an emphasis on teamwork, guiding efficient rail operations, and ensuring safety is paramount. He has a broad range of experience in his over 25 years of railroading and his qualifications include rail traffic controller, locomotive engineer and conductor. He also has expertise in yard and switching operations.
Prior to joining CP, Jason's railroading experience included 19 years with CN as well as heavy haul railway operations with steel and mining company ArcelorMittal in Northern Quebec. Jason attended Concordia University in Montreal.