Kansas City Southern recently named James Albano director of labor relations. He will be responsible for relations pertaining to all non-operating crafts, including mechanical, engineering and clerical.
Albano most recently practiced as a private attorney specializing in contract, employment, labor and Native American issues. He previously served Union Pacific Railroad as a labor relations officer, director of discipline, and director of arbitration and negotiation. In 2002, Albano was appointed to the National Railroad Adjustment Board’s first division.