Nicholas C. Walker was named Vice-President Operations Western Region in September 2020.
In this role, Nick oversees operations across the busy Western Region. Nick joined CP in 2005 as a conductor and has progressively taken on more responsibility in roles such as yard master, field placement coordinator, assistant trainmaster, trainmaster, assistant superintendent, superintendent, general manager and assistant vice‑president. Nick is a thoughtful, intentional leader who has brought positive cultural changes and operational improvements to all the yards he has overseen.
Nick was named CP's 2017 Railroader of the Year.