NORFOLK, Va. — Harold R. Mobley has been named vice president labor relations for Norfolk Southern Corp., effective March 1, with headquarters in Norfolk. He will report to John P. Rathbone, executive vice president administration.
Mobley joined Norfolk Southern as a management trainee in 1971. He served in a number of positions in the engineering, transportation and labor relations departments and was named assistant vice president labor relations in 2000. Mobley earned a bachelor’s degree in history and English from Valparaiso University.
In his new position, Mobley will assume the responsibilities held by Mark R. MacMahon, who will retire March 1 after a 32-year railroad career. MacMahon joined Norfolk Southern in 1975 as a management trainee and served in a number of positions in operations, human resources and labor relations before being named vice president labor relations in 2000.