Craig Richey

Craig was named Executive Vice President and General Counsel for Watco Companies, LLC, in 2003. He serves as the chief legal officer of the company and oversees many functions within the company such as insurance and risk management, ethics and business compliance, real estate, human resources, intellectual property and various other functions requiring legal management.

Previously, Craig  had practiced law for 13 years with Wilbert and Towner and was a managing partner the last seven years of his practice at the firm. He is a member of the National Association of Railroad Trail Counsel’s Short Line Advisory Council and the American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association’s General Counsel Committee.

Craig earned his bachelor’s degree with double major in management and accounting from Mid-America Nazarene College and his Juris Doctor from the University of Kansas.