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MORGAN MOLDOFF Senior Rail Engineer Saratoga Railroad Engineering What the nominator said: Moldoff is responsible for developing and evaluating rail alignment alternatives with unique site constraints, high-speed rail design, yard design, grade crossings, and preparing sitespecific details for plans. She has managed projects with private railroads as well as state agencies, including the New York State Department of Transportation and VTrans. Moldoff was the lead rail engineer on multiple Capital Region projects including the Albany-Schenectady Double Track and Rensselaer Station 4th Track and Schenectady Station Concrete and Structures design, and she served as the rail coordinator for the Hunts Point Improvement Project located in the Bronx, N.Y. Moldoff has mentored junior engineers and assisted with training and staff development for various MicroStation elements used for design throughout her career. Moldoff’s projects have won an ACEC N.Y. Engineering Excellence Gold Award and Project of the Year from the Upstate New York Chapter of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE). Moldoff is

a member of the American Railway Engineer & Maintenance-of-Way Association. She also has taken dozens of specialized training classes from Railroad Contractor Safety, Thermal Forces & CWR, NORAC, Roadway Worker Protection, and 3-D CADD to ensure that she has the most current information and training to excel and lead teams working on complex railway projects. Moldoff dedicates approximately 300 hours per year to the Future City Competition, a hands-on, real-world learning experience for middle school students to learn how engineers shape the world we live in. NICOLE JACKSON Senior Project Manager Alfred Benesch & Company What the nominator said: Jackson has been instrumental in advancing grade crossing safety throughout the U.S. and Canada. She works with numerous railroads, transit agencies, public agencies, and regulatory authorities. To date, she has been involved in engineering improvements and safety assessments at over 1,500 grade crossings. She is a recognized leader in



Recipient of a Top 10 Women in Engineering Award!

Thank you Rae for your dedication, leadership, and excellence in engineering. We appreciate everything you do for the Modern Railway Systems team.

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