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

2018 TransConOpps

Monday, April 2, 2018 - This two-part session features briefings of upcoming opportunities in NJ, NY and PA for the transportation sector. Agency Senior Executives will deliver detailed information on the anticipated contracting opportunities for the architecture, engineering, construction, and environmental sectors for the next two fiscal years. Women’s Transportation Seminars Philadelphia and Greater New York chapters generously sponsored this double-session.
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WTS-GNY NJ Spring Dinner: Opening up the Gateway Program

Monday, April 2, 2018 - Join WTS for a conversation that will provide an overview and update of the Gateway Program. Together panelists from Amtrak, NJ TRANSIT, and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey as well as the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority will present a comprehensive rail investment program that will improve current services, add resiliency, and create new capacity for the 10-mile section of the Northeast Corridor (NEC) between Newark and Penn Station in New Y
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Emerging Women Leaders On-Site Training Series - 8 Ways to Transform from a Manager into a Leader

Monday, April 2, 2018 - Get inspired to make the leap from managing to leading—and the tools to make it happen. In this webinar, find out the key differences between a leader and a manager, plus tips for building a strong team and a loyal following. Guest Speaker: Lisa Walsh, Chief Executive Officer, Truco Enterprises.
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Upcoming Events



WTS GNY 2018 New York Spring Dinner: Chiefs of Staff

Please join WTS-GNY for our New York Spring Dinner Program: Chief of Staff Panel Discussion. Come hear the inside story on the role of the Chief of Staff and how they facilitate decision making. The discussion will feature an interactive conversation between the panelists as they discuss their advice on career paths and lessons learned.
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Delivering a New New York: Design-Build's Role in NY's Infrastructure Renaissance

Join DBIA Liberty Northeast and WTS-GNY at the Delivering a New New York Symposium. The event will bring the design-build industry together to talk about its impact on New York City. New York’s public owners have taken their limited design-build authority and made it the centerpiece of an impressive transportation infrastructure renaissance.
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Emerging Women Leaders On-Site Training Series - The F Word: Failure

Passed over for a promotion? Lose a big client? Made a costly mistake? We all mess up. The important thing is what happens next. In this webinar, learn how to recover—and thrive—when the unthinkable happens. Guest Speaker: Lorene Phillips, Vice President, Casualty Reinsurance, Allied World Assurance Company.
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Emerging Women Leaders On-Site Training Series - How to Sponsor Others

You don’t have to be an executive to be a sponsor! In this webinar, hear from sponsors and their protégés about the power of sponsorship, how it works, and what it takes to be an effective sponsor. We’ll also talk about how to foster a corporate culture that uses sponsorship to expand opportunities for women to move into leadership roles. Guest Speakers: Namrata Yadav, Head of Inclusion Strategy and Diversity and Inclusion Learning, Anna Ettin, Vice President, Diversity and Inclusion Consultant,
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