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railway engineer executive

John Joseph Parola, American railway engineer executive. With United States Army, 1969-1972, Vietnam. Member American Railroads Engineering Association, New England Railroad Club.

Background

Parola, John Joseph was born on June 4, 1948 in Schenectady, New York, United States. Son of Joseph John and Edna Lillian (Roe) Parola.

Education

Associate of Applied Science, Hudson Valley Community College, 1969.

Career

Track foreman, Penn Center, Selkirk, New York, 1969-1973;assistant track supervisor, Penn Center, Syracuse, New York, 1973-1974;track supervisor, Penn Center, Syracuse, New York, 1974-1975;assistant production engineer, Conrail, New Haven, 1975-1980;assistant division engineer, Conrail, New Haven, 1980-1982;division engineer, Conrail, Hornell, New York, 1982-1984;chief engineer, Delaware & Hudson Railway Company, Albany, New York, 1984-1988;executive vice president, vice president operations, Delaware & Hudson Railway Company, Watervliet, New York, 1988-1990;chief engineer, Delaware & Hudson Railway Company, Clifton Park, New York, since 1990;also board directors, Delaware & Hudson Railway Company, Albany. Board directors, Potomac Yard, Virginia, Napierville Jct. Railway, Rouses Point, New York, 1988-1991, Albany & Vermont Railway, 1991.

Religion

All who truly seek God are both competent and called to develop in that relationship and share it with others.

Politics

Christians should engage the culture through discipleship and through participation in the democratic political process in order to fulfill the kingdom mandate taught in the Bible.

Views

Some personalities are difficult to manage, especially if they are prone to despair. Do not give up on a search of the paths of God, and the sense of joy and assurances you are looking for will be received.

Membership

With United States Army, 1969-1972, Vietnam. Member American Railroads Engineering Association, New England Railroad Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: landscaping, basketball, jogging.

Connections

Married Pamela Ann Pareene Parola, July 26, 1969. Children: John David, Gina Lynn.

father:
Joseph John Parola

mother:
Edna Lillian (Roe) Parola

spouse:
Pamela Ann Pareene Parola

child:
John David Parola

child:
Gina Lynn Parola