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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 2019 Annual Dinner – Keynote by Diannae Ehler

Monday, March 4, 2019 - By Adrienne Zicklin Kanter Wednesday, January 30th marked the date of the WTS Greater New York Chapter’s 39th Annual Meeting and 22nd W/M/S/DBE Expo, which this year was held at the Manhattan Club in Midtown Manhattan. It was a fantastic evening; an opportunity to network with so many in the transportation industry, learn about a number of accomplished leaders in the field as they were each presented with an award, and hear an energetic and informative presentation by Diannae Ehler, Director of
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The Future of Midtown

Wednesday, January 2, 2019 - The latest WTS-Young Professional’s event, The Future of Midtown: The Cross-Section of Rezoning, Real Estate, and Transportation, took place on November 5th. The event was part of the WTS-YP Trending Topics networking series in which panelists share their experiences and stories in an informal setting over a glass of wine or a cold brew.
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Fall Dinner, The Tappan Zee Bridge: The Women Who Made It Happen

Monday, December 3, 2018 - This year’s fall dinner celebrated the women who made the building of the new Tappan Zee Bridge, renamed the Mario Cuomo Bridge, happen. These included: Jamey Barbas (NYSTA), Maria Lehman (Parsons, formerly NYSTA), Melissa Toni (FHWA), Mei Mei Lee (AKRF), Elena Barnett (HDR)
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Upcoming Events



Emerging Women Leaders On-Site Training Series - The Juggle

It’s time to lose the cape! Superwoman had it wrong. Striving for perfection while juggling many roles is more likely to lead to burnout than to balance. In this webinar, learn practical tools for redefining work/life balance and making it all work for you.
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Young Professionals Committee Open House Meeting

Interested in joining the Young Professionals Committee? Come find out what this committee is all about including the types of programming we do, how our meetings work, and what opportunities become available by being an active participant. This event will include a presentation from the committee's co-chairs, Ece and Tiffany, as well as an opportunity to ask questions and mingle with current committee members over beverages and hors d'oeuvres.
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WTS-GNY Book Club Meeting

Come join us for an inaugural book club meeting with Catherine Rinaldi!
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Young Professionals Port Authority Bus Terminal Tour

Please join us for a Port Authority Bus Terminal Tour hosted by WTS-GNY Young Professionals Committee and PANYNJ. Staff from PANYNJ will lead a walking tour covering both North and South wings, Lincoln Tunnel access ramps, and the Bus Terminal Replacement Center. There's lots to learn about this bustling transportation hub! After the tour, we'll continue networking over food and drinks at Beer Authority (next door to Port Authority)!
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Emerging Women Leaders On-Site Training Series - The Leadership Pipeline

In this webinar, hear from speakers who are fired up about cultivating upcoming generations of diverse leaders. Be inspired by how they’re creatively deepening their talent bench and learn the factors to consider as you construct a pipeline to your ultimate role. You’ll find out what behaviors get “high-potentials” noticed – and see how the succession planning process unfolds behind the scenes. Guest Speakers: Shachella James, PMP, Vice President Technology Operations at CenterPoint Energy.
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