VRE Operations Board names Richard Dalton as acting CEO
- June 20, 2012
The Virginia Railway Express Operations Board has appointed Richard Dalton as acting CEO as of July 1.
He will follow Dale Zehner, who retires on June 30.
Dalton began working at the Northern Virginia railway in 2009 as director of rail equipment and services.
He has 20 years of experience in the private sector, particularly in the areas of customer service, operations and technical solutions for the rail industry.
Dalton will work with the VRE Operations Board to implement goals in VRE’s strategic plan, which include looking into ways to expand service to areas like Gainesville and Haymarket and to bring Spotsylvania County commuter rail service.