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Executive Committee

Bill Williams
Lives in Calgary, worked in the Transportation industry for many years. Now guides the administrative activities of the Society, while representing Sprung Buildings during the day.
Harry Home
Chief Mechanical Officer
Lives in Jasper Alberta and is the current Engineer for 6060. Former CNR steam & diesel locomotive engineer, he just celebrated 50 years of association with engine 6060.
Don Totten
Vice President
Qualified Fireman 6060. Major worker and work organizer on all RMRS equipment. Lives and works in Calgary in the Social Education system.
Zac Brewer
Zac is a professional railroader (CPR Conductor) He works and volunteers on all projects as time permits. Zac also contributes his writing skills to our Newsletter.
Kevin Quigley
Secretary & Souvenir Chairman
Project Manager for Gienow Windows and Doors– Calgary. Photographer, professional industrial painter (RMRS painter) – trainee fireman 6060. Kevin also manages our souvenir sales and trade shows.

Board Members

Bob Leinweber
Asst. CMO
A retired educator, Bob is our asst. CMO. Based in Calgary, he is an active member of the Mechanical Committee, 6060 operations in Stettler, and a member of the Treasurer's Committee.
Leo De Groot
Volunteer Coordinator
Rick Boittiaux
Mark McNair
Director, I.T. & Strategic Planning
Ron Switzer
Calgary based employee of major engineering firm. Volunteers in helping to put on meetings and organizing trips to ride 6060.
Larry Buchan
Retired CPR Locomotive Engineer after a 30 year career - now living in the Calgary area. Larry contributes his professional railroading knowledge to the group of volunteers of the RMRS. Past fireman at Heritage Park as well.

Operational Members

Glenn and Tracy Astren
Saskatchewan based couple who put the Steam Rail News together for RMRS. Volunteer project workers when in the area, and prior to moving east.
Al Watch
Lives in Calgary and retired from International hi-tech computer company, qualified as Fireman on 6060. Provides excellent support efforts during work parties.
John Pinter
Casino Chairman
Now retired, when John is not in warmer climates, is the Casino Chairman for RMRS and a valued resource to the Board.
Larry Potter
Tireless mechanical worker from the Stettler area. Major contributor to the preserving the mechanical condition of 6060 and RMRS rolling stock.
Joe Cernak
Past President
Retired from CNR as Locomotive Engineer. Lives in Calgary and is our tireless Raffle Ticket Salesman at all RMRS events.
Dennis Pringle
Living in the Edmonton area. Dennis is a qualified Fireman on 6060, and a good friend of the Society.
Terry Wolfe
Terry is a good friend and member of RMRS.Terry is qualified to be a fireman on steam locomotives. He is very active in the preservation and operation of Railroad assets in Alberta. Terry lives north of Edmonton, and works as a Power Engineer for in the fertilizer industry.