Kansas City Southern's Goode Promoted to Vice President Administration

Kansas City Southern (KCS) and its U.S. subsidiary, The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR), on Dec. 16 announced the promotion of Gene M. Goode from assistant vice president finance to vice president administration. Goode will report to Warren K. Erdman, executive vice president corporate affairs.

"Gene has been with KCS for 30 years and is a valuable employee," Erdman said. "In his new capacity, he will bring even greater value to our company by managing several important administrative functions that are essential to the company's daily operations, including real estate, building facilities and U.S. security."

Goode joined Kansas City Southern in 1980. He has served in accounting, comptroller and other finance roles for KCS and various subsidiaries during his tenure. Most recently, he was involved in financing the purchases of Kansas City Southern de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. (KCSM), and Panama Canal Railway Company (PCRC), as well as projects related to strategic studies and risk management.