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Rachel Christensen

Regional Vice President @ J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc.

Rachel Christensen is currently a Regional Vice President at J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. where she is responsible for leading all intermodal operations in the west region consisting of more than 1,400 drivers and 125 managers across the western United States.

She started her career with J.B. Hunt in 2008 and has held various positions in the Intermodal division.  Most recently, Rachel was Director of Intermodal Service Execution in Lowell, AR where she managed intermodal demand forecasting, as well as service performance throughout the entire J.B. Hunt Intermodal network.  Prior to that, she was the Director of Intermodal Operations in Chicago, IL where she oversaw the day to day operations of the largest local fleet in J.B. Hunt’s Intermodal segment with more than 700 drivers servicing the Chicago metro area.  Rachel serves on the Board of Directors for Women In Trucking and is also an advisor to J.B. Hunt’s Women Employee Resource Group, GROW.

She earned a Bachelor of Science in Management from The University of Iowa in 2007.