The League of Railway Women (LRW) works to support the personal and professional growth of women at every level and in every segment of the rail industry.The benefits of becoming an LRW member include:
- All LRW members are encouraged to attend our 2019 Annual Conference, which will be held in conjunction with Railway Interchange from September 22-25 at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Our events include networking and educational sessions, and tours of local railway operations and/or maintenance facilities. Helping our members better understand our industry is a key goal of the LRW.
- LRW members are eligible to apply for our Connie Sumara Memorial Scholarship which is awarded each year to a qualified student from the rail industry who is pursuing an undergraduate or postgraduate degree.
- Our Women on Track newsletter serves to keep you informed on the happenings of the LRW, important industry events, professional development, and women advancing in our industry.
- Our members-only section of our website offers a membership directory, exclusive access to our webinar archive, discussion and job boards, committee pages, and an easy membership renewal portal.
- Website Member User Guide
- Our membership is diverse and represents many segments of the rail industry and various job titles, this diversity creates a well-rounded organization that exposes members to other parts of the industry as well as other career opportunities.
- LRW affords you the ability to grow in your field formally and informally. Broaden your knowledge outside of your area of expertise through our events, which include facility tours, education and technical sessions. Network with other women in the industry and enjoy professional mentorships and a useful exchange of ideas.
If you have questions or want to discuss how you or your company would benefit from a membership with the LRW, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.