American Railway Development Association


October 2018
Renew your membership!

The 2019 Membership year began in September. Please click here to renew you membership.

***click "Forgot Password" if you need help logging in***

If you have any questions regarding membership, or you would like your membership included as part of a sponsorhip, contact Will Resch at

Registration is Open: 2019 Executive Forum!

For 2019, ARDA will be focusing our effort and events around the theme of "Let's Grow Together." The Executive Forum will take place from Januray 21-23, 2019 at the Embassy Suites, St. Augustine, Florida.

Registration for the 2019 Executive Forum is open. CLICK HERE to register now and be sure to sure to renew your membership to take advantage of our members only registration pricing.

Hotel Block:
We will have a room block at the Embassy Suites, St. Augustine Florida. You can reserve your room by   clicking here.

As always all information about this event can be found at

If you have any questions regarding the 2019 Executive Forum, please contact Will Resch at

Sponsor ARDA in 2019
Sponsorship renewals are currently open. Thank you those who have already renewed for 2019!

2019 ARDA Sponsors

Norfolk Southern

Kansas City Southern
LJA Rail

Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway

Daley Mohan Groble
VAA Engineering

Looking forward to our 2018-19 membership year - ARDA offers companies the opportunity to sponsor the association on an annual basis, or by specific events at our Annual Meeting and Executive Forum. Multiple levels of Annual Sponsorship are available for your consideration. Corporate commitments greater than $1,000 also include complimentary individual memberships to ARDA.

If you have any questions or would like to sponsor ARDA in 2019 please contact Will Resch at or 202-715-1259 .

Annual ARDA Sponsorships
Bronze Level
$1,000 - $2,999
Silver Level
$3,000 - $4,999
Gold Level
$5,000 -  $7,499
Platinum Level

Seeking Volunteers: 2018-19 Scholarship Committee

A scholarship committee is being formed to evaluate scholarship applications for the ARDA 2019 Scholarship.If you're intersted in helping choose next year's winner contact:

Mike Ray at 


2018-19 ARDA Board of Directors

President: Mark Holder, HDR, INC.
First Vice President: Doug Morrison, Bartlett & West, Inc.
Second Vice President: Mike Ray, BNSF Railway Company
Treasurer: Devin Sprinkle, CN
Secretary: Matt Cangiolosi, CSX Transportation, Inc.
Past President: Gary Rozmus, GEI Consultants, Inc.

For more information, visit the ARDA website  or contact: 
Will Resch at
The  American Railway Development Association  (ARDA) is a not-for-profit educational trade association founded in 1906 to promote Economic Development, Real Estate Development, Technology, and Environmental Activities of the North American Railroads. 
The objectives of the Association are to foster the industrial, real estate, natural resources, market development activities and environmental concerns of the North  American railroads; and through the advancement of ideas and education of its members, further promote the effectiveness of railway development and related work .
Membership Renewal
Executive Forum Registration
Sponsor ARDA!
New Members since August

Glen Dargy
AVP, Advanced Systems

William Byers
Civil Engineering Department Manager
Tertra Tech

Tom Kunes
Principal Client Services
Kestrel Management

Evan Fitzgerald
Principal, Information Technology
Kestrel Management

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