Herzog Railroad Services, Inc. – Vice President or Specialized Equipment Operations
Jerry Scott has more than 38 years of experience and has held various positions before being promoted to Vice President of Specialized Equipment Operations in 2019. In his current role, Jerry is responsible for operational oversight for all of Herzog’s specialized material handling equipment servicing all Class 1 railroads and short lines across the United States and Canada. The equipment under his management includes the Multi-Purpose Machine®, CarTopper® Material Handling Services, and the Clip Car.
In his early career, Jerry worked as a CarTopper operator. He also spent time working on asphalt crews in the Heavy Highway division. Jerry has witnessed the development of nearly all of Herzog’s equipment innovations as the company grew over the past four decades.
Jerry is also an active member of the American Railway Engineering & Maintenance-of-Way Association (AREMA).View all Leadership