Several members of the A/E/C industry have been appointed to key positions in U.S. Dept. of Transportation departments.
Amit Bose will reprise his Obama Administration-era role as Deputy Administrator for the Federal Railroad Administration. Bose will leave his vice president position at HNTB.
Nuria Fernandez, Deputy Administrator for the Federal Transit Administration, was CEO for the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority, CEO and general manager of the VTA, and was a senior vice president at CH2M Hill. She has also served as chair of the American Public Transportation Association.
A. Bradley Mims returns to the Federal Aviation Administration, where he served in the Clinton Administration. The aviation veteran has worked for Parsons Brinckerhoff and Booz/Allen/Hamilton. He was also president and CEO of the Conference of Minority Transportation Officials.
Stephanie Pollack comes to the Federal Highway Administration after a six-year stint leading the Massachusetts Dept. of Transportation.
Polly Trottenberg has been nominated as deputy U.S. Dept. of Transportation Secretary after seven years as New York City’s transportation commissioner.