The TGB Team
Where experience meets passion
Owner & President
Mike Murphy brings more than 28 years of solid transportation and railway experience to the clients of TGB Group. He served as director of logistics for a leading transportation management company, where he was intricately involved with rail shipping operations. For 10 years with one of the largest railroads in North America, he gained specific expertise in the mechanical, operational and sales and marketing arenas, mastering the inner workings of a Class I railroad.
Additionally, he served as business development leader for the rail division of a mid-sized engineering firm, working with engineering and design teams to create sustainable growth. With TGB Group, Mike oversees sales, marketing and business strategy.
Owner & Administrative Officer
With more than 27 years’ experience in the transportation industry, Rebecca Murphy is a key guiding force of TGB Group. Her roles of owner and administrative officer extend to many facets of our company’s operation.
Rebecca’s expertise in logistics, pricing, freight shipment and international trade is part of the reason TGB is able to provide our clients with a level of service that passes all expectations. Rebecca’s primary daily responsibilities include coordination of human resources and accounts payable and receivable.
Executive Vice President of Engineering
A multi-faceted professional, John Ladson’s engineering career has spanned more than 27 years. His accomplishments cover everything from transportation projects to industrial, commercial and residential development. John’s wide experience as a design engineer, construction engineer and project manager ensure that clients of TGB Group receive the leadership and expertise they need along with the professionalism of a seasoned veteran to see that the job is done right. At TGB, John coordinates operations while overseeing engineering design, sales and cost estimating.
Director of Design
Dustin McKinley brings to TGB Group top-level expertise in a range of design disciplines covering everything from rail, streets, sanitary sewers and storm sewers to waterlines, water quality features, drainage detention and site development. Prior to joining TGB, Dustin spent more than 15 years providing design services to a variety of clients of a mid-sized engineering firm. His technical specialties include drafting and design, track layout, conceptual layout, drainage analysis, AutoCAD and land development. Dustin provides master planning, design and internal project coordination for TGB Group.