Craig Tallman is a 39-year veteran of the transportation industry, most of which was spent at Roadway Express, Inc., where he held senior and executive management positions and was an officer of the company. Upon retiring, Craig took his love of transportation into the nonprofit sector, becoming the President and CEO of Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad in Peninsula, Ohio.

Beyond his board service to GAR, Craig is past president of the Hudson Rotary Foundation as well as an avid supporter of many organizations that serve visitors to the Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

Craig is married to Diane and has two grown children and two grandchildren. Believe it or not: Craig has become a skilled desert trekker after spending some time in the rich Sonoran Desert, navigating distinct mountain ranges, wide valleys, and elegant saguaros.