FRONT ROYAL, VIRGINIA, December 1, 2021 — Per Article I, Section 35, of the Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen Constitution, the General Chairmen and Grand Executive Council gathered today and elected Michael S. Baldwin as President of the Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Jerry C. Boles. Brother Baldwin assumes the Presidency after serving as the Organization’s Secretary-Treasurer. Following his appointment as a Grand Lodge Representative in 2010, and Director of Research in 2011 — Brother Baldwin was elected to, and held, the office of Vice President West from 2015 until his election as Secretary-Treasurer in 2019.
James M. Finnegan was elected to the position of Secretary-Treasurer, filling the vacancy created by Brother Baldwin’s election. Brother Finnegan was serving as the Organization’s Vice President Commuter/Passenger prior to his election to the Secretary-Treasurer position. Brother Finnegan was appointed as Grand Lodge Representative in 2010 and served as Director of Research from 2015 until he was elected Vice President in 2018.
Timothy M. Tarrant was elected Vice President Commuter/Passenger, filling the vacancy created by Brother Finnegan’s election. Brother Tarrant previously held the office of Vice President Headquarters, Vice President East and was appointed to the position of Grand Lodge Representative in 2011.
R. Quinn Norman was elected Vice President Headquarters, filling the vacancy created by Brother Tarrant’s election. Brother Norman was appointed to the position of Grand Lodge Representative in 2019 and held that position until his election as Vice President Headquarters.
Michael J. Sullivan was elected to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Christopher E. Natale who served as a member of the Grand Board of Trustees. Brother Sullivan also serves as General Chairman for the Long Island General Committee.