Welcome to the Greater New York Chapter

The WTS Greater New York Chapter (WTS-GNY), which includes the New York City metropolitan area and New Jersey, was created in 1980. Today, the chapter has in excess of 600 members.



WTS provides unprecedented access to the highest levels of the transportation industry (in fact, many WTS members are top leaders in the industry).



WTS members are poised to create professional alliances that will further their career paths.


Professional Development

WTS emphasizes professional development programs that tap the abilities of our most experienced, highly placed members.


Transportation YOU

WTS chapters offer programs and activities to young girls that will spark their interest in all modes of transportation and encourage them to take courses in the STEM fields.

Greater New York 40 Years


WTS GNY Membership, sharing their ideas, thoughts, projects and just having fun!


Featured News

WTS-GNY Annual Meeting and W/M/S/DBE Expo

Sunday, March 1, 2020 - WTS-GNY Annual Meeting and W/M/S/DBE Expo. Written by: Desiree Gazzo and Daniella Bernett. The 2020 WTS-GNY Annual Meeting, held on January 22 at Manhattan Manor, was an evening of new beginnings and a changing of the guard.
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Fireside chat with Cheryl McKissack Daniel "REFLECTIONS OF HER SUCCESS"

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - In honor of Black History Month, WTS is excited to bring to you an interview with President and CEO of McKissack & McKissack, Cheryl McKissack Daniel.
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Petra Todorovich Messick

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - Based on Summer 2019 Learn from a Leader and a subsequent interview By Alexandra Chamandy-Cook Petra Todorovich Messick, director of planning for the Gateway Program at Amtrak and director of portfolio management...
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Upcoming Events



Emerging Women Leaders On-Site Training Series - Amplify Your Accomplishments

SUSPENDED. Nora Denzel says, “It’s not what you know and it’s not who you know. It’s who knows what you know.” Your company and colleagues can’t fully appreciate how to leverage you as a resource if they don’t know about your track record and unique talents. Find the approach to amplifying your accomplishments and value that fits your style and is effective in your organization. Speakers: To be announced.
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Book Club Meeting #3 with Carla Artis

SUSPENDED.Come join us for the third book club meeting with Carla Artis, Director of Client Development US Northeast at Stantec!
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Emerging Women Leaders On-Site Training Series - Mobilize Your Support Network

Developing strong relationships is not only part of your job, it is the real work of leadership. People do not follow a title. They follow a person whom they trust, respect, and believe in. In this webinar, we’ll look at why trust is the foundation for influence, how to create a strategic networking plan, and five categories of people who make up a well-rounded network of collaborators and allies. Speaker: Jo Miller, CEO, Be Leaderly
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Emerging Women Leaders On-Site Training Series- Practices for Strengthening Your Women's Network

New research shows that women’s forums that strike a healthy mix of social connection, support, and motivation create lasting intellectual, professional, and financial results for participants. Listen to powerful stories and data points that describe what the most successful employee resource groups are doing to break down barriers, boost engagement, and propel women forward in their careers. Speakers: To be announced.
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