Speaking Engagement

LRW Coffee Conversation, Union Station Tour, and Reception in Washington, D.C.

League of Railway Women

Amtrak Headquarters
1 Massachusetts Ave, NW
Washington, D.C.

Blank Rome Government Relations LLC principal Katie Kachel will be a featured speaker at the League of Railway Women’s (“LRW”) “Coffee Conversation, Union Station Tour, and Reception in Washington, D.C.” event, taking place Tuesday, May 16, 2023, from 1:45 to 7:30 p.m.

The event will begin with coffee and conversation at Amtrak Headquarters, followed by a tour of Washington, D.C.’s Union Station.

From 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Katie, who volunteers as LRW events committee chair and Board member, will join Andrea Niethold, Director of U.S. Government Affairs at CN, to discuss the “why” and “how” of stakeholder engagement with Congress as well as best practices for conducting Congressional meetings.


Founded in 1997, the League of Railway Women (“LRW”) is committed to improving the railroad industry by connecting and cultivating women in rail. Their mission is to advance the representation, recognition, and opportunities for women, thereby promoting diversity and improving the business results of the railroad industry.

To learn more, join LRW, and register, please visit the event webpage.