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Curtis (Chip) Savoye

Book Manager - West

Mr. Savoye has over forty years of experience in railroad operations and logistics.  He began his career as a locomotive engineer, working through various positions of increasing responsibilities to director of automotive terminals with Consolidated Rail Corporation.  Mr. Savoye left the railroad industry during mergers and consolidations, and gained ten years of logistic experience managing Chrysler’s finished vehicle network out of Auburn Hills, Michigan.  In 2013 Mr. Savoye took a position as vice president of operations for the Richmond Pacific Rail Corporation managing 20,000 carloads annually in a terminal operating environment. He has provided consulting services since his retirement in December of 2019. 


Education: 


Executive MBA 1998, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 
Bachelor of Arts, Economics Albany State University, Albany, New York 


Affiliations and Qualifications: 


Lexington Group, an educational organization, which seeks to promote a dialogue on railroad and transportation history  
Former member affiliate of the California Shortline Rail Association 
Former member of Operation Life Saver 
Treasurer, Member of Board Golden Gate Dachshund Club and Northern California Dachshund Club 
Member, Educational Auxiliary Contra Costa Kennel Club 
Former certified locomotive engineer and conductor - Richmond Pacific Railroad 

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