Railway Woman of the Year

Since 1998, the League of Railway Women (LRW) has been recognizing excellence in the rail industry by awarding the LRW Railway Woman of the Year award.

Co-sponsored by Progressive Railroading, this annual award honors a woman who exhibits leadership and excellence while supporting the personal and professional growth of others in the rail industry.

Learn more about our previous honorees here.
 

2020 Railway Woman of the Year


Stephanie Wiggins, Chief Executive Officer, Metrolink
 

2021 Railway Woman of the Year

Nomination Period
  • The nomination period will open in the spring. 
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Railway Woman of the Year Advisory Committee

To aid in selecting a single award recipient from the impressive nominees received, LRW has commissioned previous Woman of the Year recipients to join the Railway Woman of the Year Advisory Committee.

The Committee members will lend their industry insight and leadership expertise to assist the LRW Awards Chair in making the final decision in naming the Railway Woman of the Year.