Leadership

Dan Curtis, President - BNSF Logistics
Dan Curtis
President

In his role as President, Dan Curtis focuses on the importance of investing in our people as well as the continuous development of new technology in order to take BNSF Logistics to new heights.

His goal for BNSF Logistics is to provide a great quality of life in a safe and fun environment with ample opportunity for personal and professional growth. He is passionate about BNSF Logistics being a premier place to work by fostering an inclusive and collaborative workplace that thrives on the diversity of thought and the personal experience of each employee.

Prior to taking over the role of President in 2018, Dan served as the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer for BNSF Logistics for seven years. He previously held various senior financial leadership positions at Greatwide Logistics Services and key roles at Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst and Ernst & Young. He is using his 25 years of experience in the logistics and financial sectors to drive transformation by cultivating people and technology in innovative ways.

Dan holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Baylor University. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, playing golf, and boating.

Nancee Ronning, Chief Commercial Officer - BNSF Logistics
Nancee Ronning
Chief Operating Officer

In her role, Nancee oversees the BNSF Logistics business units, working with leadership teams to deliver what matters to our employees, customers, suppliers and our communities.

Leveraging process rigor and technology, Nancee fosters a culture of creativity and collaboration where each person uses their strengths, knowledge and experience to deliver unique solutions, execution excellence and meaningful results.

Prior to her role as COO, Nancee was the Chief Commercial Officer for BNSF Logistics where she developed and led the company’s integrated commercial go-to-market strategy. With more than 20 years’ experience growing companies faster and in new ways, Nancee believes that with the combination of our employees’ expertise, our unique set of services and our new technology, the possibilities are limitless.

Nancee is a proud alumna of the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, where she received her Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and Affairs.

Tom Madzy, Chief Information Officer - BNSF Logistics
Tom Madzy
Chief Information Officer

In his role as Chief Information Officer, Tom Madzy strategically leads the IT team in developing new technology to meet the dynamic conditions of the logistics industry.

Tom is passionate about consistently improving processes within BNSF Logistics by building best-in-class freight and logistics management tools to support our internal users, customers and partners.

Prior to joining BNSF Logistics in 2017, Tom spent more than 13 years as Chief Information Officer for SEKO Logistics leading the development and deployment of internal systems for worldwide shipping, warehousing and order tracking. He also held senior leadership positions at Associated Global Systems and Sundoro Development. In his free time, he enjoys playing golf, reading, cooking, and attending sporting events.

Robert Sutton, Senior Vice President Projects & Rail - BNSF Logistics
Robert Sutton
Executive Vice President, Innovation

In his role, Robert provides leadership, guidance, and strategic direction to the innovation team which includes, research and development, corporate strategy and the office of Project Management. What excites Robert the most each day is the opportunity to create and leverage progressive logistics concepts that positively impact our customers’ supply chains and improves the overall transportation and logistics market.

Before stepping into the role of Executive Vice President, Robert led the US and International Project and Rail Services as Senior Vice President. Roberts extensive leadership experience spans over 25 years in the transportation and logistics industry.

Robert received his Bachelors of Science, Business Administration in Finance from the University of Arkansas. He is an active member of the Supply Chain Management Research Center and the Ozark chapter of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals. Robert serves his local community by serving in various roles with the Boy Scouts of America and as a board member for Arkansas Junior Achievement.