Assistant Vice President, Grain & Grain Products, Union Pacific Railroad
Dan McLaughlin was appointed assistant vice president-Grain and Grain Products in October 2015. In this position, Dan is responsible for leading both the marketing and sales functions for grain and processed grain products.
Dan joined Union Pacific in 2001 as a corporate auditor and then worked in the Strategic Planning department. Since 2007, he has held a variety of roles in the Marketing and Sales organization with increasing responsibility in Industrial Products, Union Pacific Distribution Services and Intermodal. Most recently, Dan served as senior director-Customer Communications and Resource Planning where he led the department's customer communications function and supported executive communications.
Dan received a bachelor of science degree in business administration from Creighton University in 2001. He is a member of the board of the Transportation, Elevator, and Grain Merchants Association (TEGMA) and a member of the Rail Energy Transportation Advisory Committee (RETAC) to the Surface Transportation Board (STB). He and his wife, Carrie, reside in Omaha with their three sons.