James Stump, PE graduated from Tri-State (Trine) University in 1976 with a BSCE. He received his Professional Engineer License in the State of Ohio. Immediately upon graduation he was hired by Conrail and become Division Engineer at both Youngstown, OH then Dearborn, MI. Upon the split of Conrail, he transitioned to Norfolk Southern and finished his career in Knoxville, TN. He is a life member of AREMA and is on the Education Committee. He has also been nominated to the Trine University Board of Alumni Trustees. Jim Stump currently lives in Holland, OH.