Farmer: BNSF’s continual ‘bias for growth’ drives business-generation goals

Katie Farmer

While Katie Farmer has risen through the ranks during her nearly 30-year career at the Burlington Northern Railroad and BNSF Railway Co. — to the point of reaching the top post on Jan. 1 — there was one thing that remained constant. The Class I has always had “a bias for growth,” said Farmer on Jan. 20 at the Midwest Association of Rail Shippers virtual winter meeting.


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