Thomas Cucci is the Director of Fleet Management and Procurement for RailUSA, LLC.
Thomas is responsible for the administration of multiple services contracts for mechanical, engineering/maintenance of way, capital project expenditures, and railroad operating material inventory and procurement. He also oversees RailUSA’s railcar storage programs on the Florida Gulf & Atlantic Railroad and the Grenada Railroad.
Thomas began his rail career in 1999 with RailAmerica as Procurement Manager. In this role he was responsible for procurement functions for fifteen of the company’s forty-five affiliated railroads including $30M in capital expenditures. His success at RailAmerica led to his recruitment to Patriot Rail in 2007 where he served as Director of Procurement. Recognizing his talent and contributions to field operations, in 2009 Patriot Rail promoted him to Director of Operations.
Thomas attended the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin.