About the Show

The Model Train Show is organized and operated by the Piedmont Division, NMRA.The Piedmont Division serves the Atlanta, Georgia area within the Southeastern Region of the National Model Railroad Association. The National Model Railroad Association is the largest organization devoted to the development, promotion, and enjoyment of the hobby of model railroading.

The Division's Train Show Committee has the primary responsibility for coordinating all aspects of the show.

Show Manager

David Gelmini

Assistant Show Managers


Brian Sandberg
Assistant Show Manager - White Elephant Sales

Alan Mole
Assistant Show Manager - Layout Display Coordinator

Perry Lamb
Assistant Show Manager


Gary Jarabek
Assistant Show Manager - Advertising

Chris White
Assistant Show Manager


David Gelmini
Volunteer Coordinator


Scott Povlot



Approximately 65 volunteers from the Piedmont Division are used to staff the many positions needed for a successful show. These include Ticket Sales and collection, Vendor Check-in and setup, Vendor load-in/load-out assistance, Whilte Elephant Sales, Membership Booth and Historian/Photographer. Other members work on development of The Raffle Layout and the Kids Operating Layout.

To volunteer, sign up at regular Piedmont Division meetings or contact the Volunteer Coordinator.