Railway Woman of the Year

2019 Railway Woman of the Year

Pam Arpin, AVP Customer and Corporate Services, CP

Each year, the League of Railway Women (LRW) recognizes excellence in the rail industry by awarding the LRW Railway Woman of the Year award to a woman who is considered a leader by her peers. This award is co-sponsored by Progressive Railroading. Learn more about our previous recipients.

The 2020 Railway Woman of the Year Award will be presented during September's RSI 2020 Rail Expo & Technical Conference in Chicago, IL. 

2020 Railway Woman of the Year
  • The nomination period will open in the spring. 
Nomination Criteria
  • Demonstrates vision and creativity,
  • Takes initiative,
  • Provides guidance in a leadership role,
  • Overcomes challenges with innovative solutions, and
  • Brings excellence to her organization and community.

Please contact awards@railwaywomen.org with questions or comments.

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.