(L to R) Chuck Baker, President, ASLRRA and Steve Powell, President, Buckingham Branch Railroad Company


ASLRRA’s Veterans Engagement Award honors employers who demonstrate positive policies toward U.S. veterans and who implement unique programs and practices to hire, recognize, support, and engage with veterans in the workplace and the broader community. The award program is open to all ASLRRA railroad and supplier members who submit a nomination addressing the following questions:

  1. How has your company engaged with veterans over the last year?  (examples may include hiring events, networking, job fairs, etc.)
  2. How has your company supported or recognized veterans in the workplace or in the community? 
  3. How has your company targeted veterans in your hiring practices?

The award is presented annually at ASLRRA’s Annual Convention. Nominations for the 2020 award may be submitted here. The nomination deadline is Friday, February 28, 2020.