2004 General Chairman's Workshop in Cleveland

Numerous General Chairmen and Vice General Chairmen gathered in Cleveland from November 15-19, 2004, for a General Chairman's Workshop at BLET National Division headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio. Class participants and instructors are pictured here:

Seated, from left: Greg Ross, Arbitration Department Manager; Marcus Ruef, Assistant Arbitration Director; Rick Radek, BLET Vice-President and Arbitration Director; and Ken Kroeger, Coordinator of the Education and Training Department; and Bill Walpert, BLET National Secretary-Treasurer.

Standing, from left: Rick Jackman, General Chairman (GC), Elgin, Joliet & Eastern; Craig Carstenson, Vice General Chairman (VGC), Union Pacific-Western Lines; Kevin Peek, VGC, Norfolk Southern-East; Bill Lyons, VGC, CSX-Northern District, Conrail SAA; Mike Twombly, GC, Delaware & Hudson/Springfield Terminal; John Brown, VGC, D&H/ST; Cole Davis, VGC, NS-Northern Lines/Wheeling & Lake Erie; Gary Rowland, VGC, NS-Northern Lines; John Hill, VGC, NS-Northern Lines; Donald Byrom, VGC, Indiana Harbor Belt; George Haskins, VGC, Burlington Northern Santa Fe (SLSF/MNA); Rich Dixon, GC, SEPTA; and John Reynolds, GC, Wisconsin Central.

(Present but not pictured: Gil Gore, GC, UP-Southern Region; and Bill Hannah, GC, UP-Western Lines.)



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