Matthew K. Rose

NMAH Board Member; Chairman and CEO, BNSF Railway Company

Matthew Rose is Chairman and CEO of BNSF Railway Company. He joined Burlington Northern Railroad in 1993, and was appointed vice president of vehicles and machinery in 1994.  After the merger of Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway, Mr. Rose became vice president of chemicals, then senior vice president of the merchandise business unit.  Mr. Rose has been a Director of AT&T since 2010. He is a member of the Corporate Development and Finance Committee and the Human Resources Committee. He is a Director of AMR Corporation; BNSF Railway Company; and Burlington Northern Santa Fe, LLC. He previously served as a Director of Centex Corporation. He resides in Westlake, TX.