The Executive Committee of the New England Railroad Club (including the President, Vice-President, Treasurer, and the three preceding past Presidents), are elected at each annual meeting and serve for one year, or until their successors have been elected. The officers’ duties include receiving all subjects for debate and bringing them before the Club, voting on all applications for membership, collecting dues, and keeping records of all proceedings.

2023 Officers

Michael Tetler
Cedar AI

Vice President
John DeWaele
Grafton & Upton Railroad

Stephanie Lavino*
Dagle Electrical Construction Corp.

Sarah McLaughlin
Atlantic Track

Assistant Treasurer
Michael Thomas*
Genesse Valley


Executive Committee 2022

Anna Barry*, HNTB
Jonathan Budzyna, Streamlined Design
Fred Chidester*, MTA-MetroNorth
Ryan Coholan, MBTA
John DeWaele, Grafton and Upton
Bruce Habberfield, Finger Lakes
Nate Kaplan, Go Rail
Joan Kovacevich*, Retired from GATX
Brian Moroney, Jacobs Engineering
Michael Rooks, Keolis Commuter Services
Cynthia Scarano*, Pan Am Railways
Nathaniel Blake, AECOM


Members Emeritus

Ben Clark*, Hobo Railroad
Dennis Coffey, Consultant – HNTB
P. Scott Conti*, Capital Properties
Thomas Egan*, Egan Consulting Group
Scott Howland*, STV/CTDOT
Charles Hunter*, Genesee & Wyoming
Peter Hughes, Atlantic Track
John H. Read, Retired
Jonathan Shute*, Transportation Services
David Rutkowski*, JAB Rail Services


*indicates past President