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Kathleen Simpson

Director, Corporate Communications
Kathy Simpson joined RailWorks in 2002 and serves as director of Corporate Communications. With responsibility for leading the company’s corporate, employee and marketing communications in the United States and Canada, she has helped establish and strengthen RailWorks’ brand identity in the industry during a time of transition and tremendous growth. A 30-year communications veteran, Kathy began her career on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., serving as a congressional press secretary. Since then, she has focused most of her career on directing integrated communications programs for transportation-related enterprises, including (now MIQ Logistics), Kansas City Southern Railway and Yellow Freight System (now YRC Freight).

Leadership Team

RailWorks Corporation

President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Executive Vice President
Executive Vice President
Senior Vice President, Tax
Vice President – Information Systems & Technology
Vice President, Business Development
Director, Corporate Communications

Transit & Systems

President, L.K. Comstock & Company, Inc. – New York Division President, RailWorks Transit, Inc.
President, L.K. Comstock National Transit, Inc.


Vice President, RailWorks Maintenance of Way
Vice President and General Manager
Senior Vice President, North America Track
Senior Vice President, North America Track