How Loup Empowers Our Female Employees
As we continue to celebrate Women’s History Month, we’re honoring some of the hardworking women who have helped make Loup what it is today. Here, women in varying roles share how they feel about their experiences working at Loup.
"Every day at Loup is a new challenge and a new opportunity to develop creative solutions for our customers! The dynamic nature of our business and the autonomy we afford our team to make empowered decisions fosters an engaging, team-focused culture."
- Devin Larsen, Director -Carload Marketing
“I've had the opportunity to work in different areas of the business and learn about our customers and operations both in the U.S. and Mexico. I continue to feel empowered and supported to take on new challenges and deliver results for our employees and our customers.”
- Trisha Ponce, Manager - Strategic Solutions
“I feel empowered working at Loup because we have the opportunity to take ownership and hold ourselves accountable, which allows us to grow as professionals.”
- Jeannine Vides, Manager - Intermodal Operations-Mexico
"At Loup, I am empowered to bring my whole self to work and utilize my strengths, skill sets and experiences to drive solutions for our customers. In my role, I view our services from a holistic and strategic perspective, but I am also encouraged to dive deeper and draw out solutions at a micro level with the ultimate goal to help our customers succeed in their roles. In addition to supporting our customers, I am participating in opportunities to develop myself as a leader, mentor and peer. Being a part of an engaged team at Loup has helped me gain momentum in my career and establish a strong professional network."
- Ashley Sladky, Manager - Carload Operations
“I feel empowered with the amount of training and experience I've had over the 15+ years I've been at the railroad. I am able to deliver that experience to my customers so that they can run their business more efficiently.”
- Jeaneene Hopkins, Senior Specialist-Finished Vehicles
"I feel empowered working at Loup because I know that I am playing a significant role in the global economy. I get to improve customer supply chains all while bettering our planet, people and communities."
- Haley Warner, Manager II - Sales and Vendor Management
Goal to Double Female Representation by 2030
Along with our parent company, Union Pacific Railroad, we continue to work toward our goal to double the female representation in our workforce from 5.5% to 11% by 2030, we look forward to having more women on board to build a solid path forward for our customers, our company and our industry.
If you would like to learn more about working at Loup and our initiative to improve representation in the transportation industry for women, contact us.Contact Us