Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
American Public Transportation Association

 State Affairs Committee

This APTA State Affairs Committee's purpose is to provide a forum for identification, discussion, and resolution of public transit issues by state transit associations, state departments of transportation, transit systems, and affiliated interests. The committee is comprised of state association executive directors and officers, state department of transportation officials, and transit system general managers.

  • State Affairs Committee Bylaws.pdfState Affairs Committee Bylaws.pdf

Activities Include:

  • The development of the annual State Public Transit Partnerships Conference;
  • Network and coalition building efforts to build state support for transit funding;
  • Responding to appropriate technical issues;
  • and, improving the management of state transit associations.

Events:

  • Regularly scheduled calls to discuss state transportation​ issues.
  • In person meetings at the yearly State Public Transportation Partnerships Conference, APTA Legislative Conference, and APTA Annual Meeting.
  • Next Meeting: APTA Legislative Conference, Sunday, March 12, 2017

Membership:

Membership in the committee is open to all full time employees or officers, including board members, of APTA member organizations that have an interest in state issues.   

Subcommittee(s):

  • State Association Subcommittee

 

​​
 

 Committee Contacts

 

Chair

Lisa Bacot
telephone (850) 878-0855 

Vice Chair

Don Chartock
telephone (360) 705-7928
email chartod@wsdot.wa.gov 

Staff Advisors

Rich Weaver
telephone (202) 496-4809
e-mail rweaver@apta.com

Zach Smith
telephone (202) 496-4807
email zsmith@apta.com 

Copyright © 2016 American Public Transportation Association
1300 I Street NW
Suite 1200 East
Washington, DC 20005
Telephone (202) 496-4800 | Fax (202) 496-4324
Logo Usage | Staff Intranet