Dec. 6, 2018: Johnathan Bragg was nominated as a Member of the U.S. Railroad Retirement Board (RRB) on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018. Bragg, of Virginia, was nominated as an Employee Representative for the rest of a five-year term that ends on August 28, 2019, and for an additional five-year term that ends on August 28, 2024. Bragg is currently the National Vice President for the Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen, a position he has held since 2011. Bragg has held several national offices at the organization, including the union’s Director of Research. Bragg was previously the Chairman of Teamsters Local 89 from 2005 to 2008. Bragg, originally from Hinton, W. Va., Bragg started his railroad career eighteen years ago at CSX Transportation as a Freight Conductor, and, later, a Signalman. Bragg attended Lord Fairfax Community College.