James M. Conniff
Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Mr. Conniff was elected Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer in August 2018 and Senior Vice President, Human Resources in December 2014. He joined GATX in 1981 and worked in various finance roles for ten years before moving into Human Resources. Mr. Conniff was previously Vice President, Human Resources in 2014 and Senior Director Benefits and Employee Services since 2008. Since joining the Human Resources organization, Mr. Conniff has served in a variety of roles including employee benefits, labor relations, talent acquisition, incentive plan design and training. Mr. Conniff received his Bachelor of Science degree from Northern Illinois University in 1980 and his MBA from Loyola University of Chicago in 1985.