JACKSON, Miss. – June 27, 2019 – Waggoner Engineering, Inc., a full-service economic development, program management, and engineering firm, is pleased to announce the hire of Michael Monsour as a Senior Project Manager in our Gulfport, Miss. office.
Monsour comes to Waggoner with over 28 years of experience in railway operations that have included a variety of roles and responsibilities including employee safety, project management, and passenger and freight operations.
“Our firm is very excited about welcoming Mike Monsour to our team,” Central VP of Operations Hunter Arnold, PE, said. “His exemplary career experience in the railway and transportation sector will translate to providing unique insight and expertise to our clients, market, and our region, and will allow us to deliver exceptional value to both public and private sector engagements.”
Before joining Waggoner, Monsour was a General Manager with OmniTRAX, Inc. in Ottawa, Ill. There, he worked closely with human resources to develop a successful onboarding training program related to safety and daily operating functions for new conductors and engineers. He also supervised mechanical car, engineering forces, mechanical locomotive, and transloading operations.
He spent over 11 years with Canadian National in various roles including superintendent of the Valley, Midwest and Iowa Zones and Prince George British Columbia and also served as an engineer and conductor in Jackson, Miss.
Monsour started his career with Kansas City Southern working in numerous roles throughout his 13-year tenure with KCS.
About Waggoner Engineering:
Waggoner Engineering, founded in 1976, is a civil engineering firm with a passion for helping communities realize their full potential. Today, Waggoner has expanded throughout the Mid-South and Southeastern U.S. and recognized for its innovative, multi-disciplinary services that make it much more than a traditional engineering firm.
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