NORFOLK, Va. — Joseph C. Dimino has been named vice president audit and compliance for Norfolk Southern Corp., effective Feb. 1, with headquarters in Norfolk. He will report to Chief Executive Officer Wick Moorman.
Dimino joined Norfolk Southern in 1976 as an attorney and was promoted to senior general counsel in 2002 and vice president and corporate counsel in 2006. He was named vice president compliance in 2007 and will keep that responsibility. Dimino earned a political science degree from the University of Rochester and a law degree from the University of Virginia.
In his new position, Dimino assumes the responsibilities formerly held by James E. Carter Jr., who retires Feb. 1 as vice president internal audit, after a 34-year railroad career. Carter joined Norfolk Southern in 1973 and served in a number of positions in accounting and internal audit before being named vice president internal audit in 2000.