Ross Corthell

Ross Corthell is Vice President of Transportation for Packaging Corporation of America where he has responsibilities for the safe and efficient operations of PCA’s trucking and short line railroad divisions.  Additionally, Mr. Corthell oversees the procurement, performance and supplier relationships of transportation vendors supporting PCA’s mill and paper distribution operations.

Mr. Corthell serves as Chair of the NIT League Rail Committee and currently serves on the Board of Directors for NIT League and the National Freight Transportation Association (NFTA) and has held previous board seats for the Idaho Trucking Association and various volunteer boards.

Mr. Corthell holds a BS from the University of Nevada, Reno, an MBA from Boise State University and has completed executive education in global supply chain management at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.  He resides in Boise, ID where he and his family enjoy the many winter and summer outdoor activities the area offers.