Who’s on the move: January 2, 2017

by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Gordon Trafton has been appointed to CP Rail’s Board of Directors effective January 1, 2017. In 2010, Trafton retired from his position of Special Advisor to the Canadian National (CN) leadership team. From 2003 to 2009, he successively served as CN’s Senior Vice President Strategic Acquisitions and Integration and as Senior Vice President Southern Region. Before joining CN, he held a number of leadership positions with Illinois Central Railroad and Burlington Northern Railroad. Trafton holds a Bachelor of Science, Transportation Management from the Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado Boulder and now serves as Chairman of the Leeds School of Business Board of Alumni and Friends.

Clarke Inc has appointed Kim Langille, formerly Vice President of Taxation and Interim Chief Financial Officer, As Chief Financial Officer. Langille has acted as Vice President of Taxation for Clarke since 2012 and as Interim Chief Financial Officer since March 2016. Before joining Clarke Langille was Senior Manager of Taxation at Deloitte LLP.

Jennifer Stiansen
Jennifer Stiansen

JLG Industries, Inc., a manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telescopic material handlers, appointed Jennifer Stiansen as director of marketing for the Americas, access segment. She will report directly to Alan Loux, vice president – global marketing, access segment, and serve on the Global Marketing Leadership team. Previously, Stiansen served as marketing communications manager for several brands, on both the manufacturer and agency sides. She holds a Master of Arts degree in media studies from William Paterson University of New Jersey and a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications from Elizabethtown College. She is a member of the Association of Equipment Manufacturers, Associated Equipment Distributors, and Construction Writers Association.

—January 2, 2017