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American Public Transportation Association

 Board of Directors

The APTA Board of Directors is the governing body of the association.

The board consists of designated transit system directors representing the highest dues paying public sector members, designated business member directors representing the highest dues paying private sector members, the board’s executive committee, elected by the association’s members, at-large directors, elected by the association’s members, the APTA president, and the chairs of the following APTA committees:

  • Access
  • Business Member Board of Governors
  • Bus & Paratransit CEOs
  • Bus Operations
  • Commuter Rail CEOs
  • Financial Management
  • High-Speed & Intercity Passenger Rail
  • Innovative Funding, Finance and P3 
  • Leadership APTA
  • Legal Affairs
  • Legislative
  • Marketing & Communications
  • Member Services
  • Mid-Size Operations
  • Mobility Management
  • Planning, Policy and Program Development
  • Procurement Steering
  • Rail Transit CEOs
  • Research & Technology
  • Safety Coordinating
  • Security Affairs Steering
  • Small Operations
  • Standards Development Oversight Council
  • State Affairs
  • Sustainability
  • Transit Board Members
  • Workforce Development

2017-2018 Board of Directors

  • Susannah Kerr Adler
  • Joseph C. Aiello
  • Debbie Alexander
  • Michael A. Allegra​
  • Doug Allen
  • Lorraine Anderson
  • Maurice Andriani
  • Jameson T. Auten
  • J. Barry Barker
  • Doran J. Barnes
  • Anna M. Barry
  • Roberta Boomer
  • Christopher P. Boylan
  • Alice N. Bravo
  • Ron L. Brooks
  • Dee Brookshire
  • Lester W. Bryant 
  • Andy Byford
  • Joseph A. Calabrese
  • David Cangany
  • Dorval R. Carter, Jr.
  • Don Chartock
  • Marlene B. Connor
  • Natalie E. Cornell
  • Frederick L. Daniels, Jr.
  • Jim Derwinski
  • Samuel M. Desue, Jr.
  • Dawn Distler
  • David Donahoe
  • Sue Dreier
  • Katharine Eagan
  • Stanley G. Feinsod
  • Nuria I. Fernandez 
  • Dwight A. Ferrell
  • John C. Fink, III
  • Carolyn Flowers
  • Nathaniel P. Ford, Sr.
  • Freddie C. Fuller, II
  • Rob Gannon
  • David Genova
  • Andre Gibson
  • Jeffrey Gonneville
  • Kim R. Green
  • Sharon Greene
  • Freda Hardage
  • Huelon A. Harrison
  • Carol Herrera
  • Kevin J. Holzendorf
  • Todd Horsley
  • Andrew J. Johnson
  • Michael D. Jones
  • Karen H. King 
  • Jeffrey D. Knueppel
  • Michele Wong Krause
  • Jeanne Krieg
  • Robert Lamanna
  • Brian J. Lamb
  • Thomas C. Lambert
  • Paul J. Larrousse
  • Adelee Marie Le Grand​
  • Henry Li
  • Marla L. Lien
  • Jack Martinson
  • Jill S. Massonne
  • Bacarra Sanderson Mauldin
  • Erika Mazza
  • Jonathan H. McDonald
  • Neil S. McFarlane
  • Raymond J. Melleady 
  • Diana C. Mendes
  • Angela Miller
  • Brad J. Miller
  • Mary Jo Morandini
  • Bryan P. Mulqueen
  • Jeffrey A. Nelson
  • Elizabeth O'Neill
  • Donald A. Orseno
  • Ronald A. Pavlik, Jr.
  • Greg Percy​
  • John R. Plante
  • Allan Pollock
  • Arun Prem
  • Elizabeth Presutti
  • Kevin B. Quinn, Jr.
  • Leanne P. Redden
  • Joseph E. Reed
  • Gerry Ruggiero
  • Steven Santoro
  • Scott Sherin
  • Paul P. Skoutelas
  • Kimberly Slaughter
  • Scott Smith 
  • David M. Stackrow, Sr.
  • Lurae Stuart
  • Neil Tamppari
  • Gary C. Thomas
  • William T. Thomsen
  • Luc Tremblay
  • William Tsuei
  • JC Vannatta
  • Peter Varga
  • Jannet Walker Ford
  • Dottie L. Watkins 
  • Jeffrey Wharton
  • Paul J. Wiedefeld​
  • Stephanie Wiggins
  • Charles R. Wochele

Honorary Members

Past Chairmen and Past Presidents of the American Public Transportation Association, American Transit Association, and the Institute for Rapid Transit.

  • Joseph Alexander
  • Ronald L. Barnes
  • John P. Bartosiewicz
  • Mattie P. Carter
  • Flora M. Castillo
  • Peter M. Cipolla
  • Shirley A. DeLibero
  • Rod Diridon, Sr.
  • George F. Dixon, III
  • Bernard J. Ford
  • James H. Graebner
  • Laurence W. Jackson
  • Celia G. Kupersmith
  • Reba Malone
  • Valarie J. McCall​
  • Michael J. Scanlon
  • Beverly A. Scott
  • Howard Silver
  • Richmond J. Simonetta
  • Gary C. Thomas
  • Ronald J. Tober
  • Michael S. Townes
  • Peter Varga
  • Phillip A. Washington​
  • Leslie R. White
  • Richard A. White
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