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Mike Arnold has been passionate about trains and railways almost all of his life. He discovered North American railroads in 1992 and joined the NMRA in 1996. He has been involved at all levels of the NMRA from Divisions to Region in the UK and now National, serving as Atlantic District Director since 2017 and Lead Director since 2020. He models the modern era in HO and has a layout based around Rosenberg TX that is used by local members for operating sessions on a regular basis. He still models British outline in 4mm scale OO gauge and is in the process of building a small layout based closely on a real location in Cornwall in the 1950s/60s featuring china clay traffic. Mike publishes two Division newsletters and has written regularly for the British Region magazine “Roundhouse” and given clinics at National and Region Conventions. In his professional life he was a tax consultant including 15 years as a partner with PricewaterhouseCoopers. He has been retired since 2014.