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Union Pacific elects Edison to its board

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Union Pacific Railroad has elected Sheri Edison to its board of directors, effective Dec. 1.

Edison most recently served as executive vice president and general counsel for Amcor plc, a global leader in packaging for products spanning the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, medical, home and personal care sectors, from 2019 until her retirement in June.

Edison previously was senior VP, chief legal officer and secretary for Bemis Co. Inc. until it was acquired by Amcor, and SVP and chief administrative officer of the medical device company Hill-Rom Holdings Inc. She also served in multiple senior legal roles at other leading companies and was an attorney in private practice.

Currently, Edison serves as a board member for American Family Insurance, Cardinal Health and the University of Wisconsin Waisman Center.


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