Carl R. Ice
Carl Ice is a career railroader. Currently serving as president and CEO of BNSF Railway, he began his career with Santa Fe Railway after graduating from the Kansas State University College of Engineering in 1979. His wife, Mary, is a 1980 graduate of the College of Human Ecology and earned a master’s degree from the College of Education. Together they serve on the board of trustees of the KSU Foundation and Carl is a member of the foundation’s board of directors. Carl is also a past chair of the College of Engineering Advisory Council and a former member of the Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering Advisory Council, while Mary is a member of the President’s Advisory Committee on Intercollegiate Athletics and the Ahearn Fund Advisory Group. She is a former member of the K-State Alumni Association board of directors and also served as president of the College of Human Ecology Alumni Advisory Board.