Thank you to those that joined us in Chicago for the 2024 NARS Annual Meeting!


Tomeka Bryant

General Manager, New Orleans Public Belt Railroad

Tomeka Watson Bryant serves as the General Manager of the New Orleans Public Belt Railroad, where she directs daily operations of the New Orleans Public Belt, including railroad strategy, safety strategy and process improvement initiatives. Watson Bryant, a second-generation railroader, brings both operations and commercial experience in the railroad industry to lead NOPB, a Class III railroad on the nation’s fourth largest rail gateway that connects with six Class I railroads and serves Port NOLA and local industry. Most recently, Watson Bryant served as Marketing and Sales Manager for the Public Belt and pioneered a successful safety program. Her professional background includes Class 1 railroad experience, launching her career as a Trainmaster for both CSX and NOPB. She holds a Master’s in Business Administration from Pfeiffer University, and a B.S. in Exercise Science from Elon University.

NARS Rail Shippers

Want to Learn More About NARS?

Please send us a message if you have any questions about NARS. We would be happy to help!

Send Us A Message
Back to NARS Home North American Rail Shippers Association