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On August 30, 2017, WTS-LA held a happy hour at Harbor House in Downtown Los Angeles.

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On July 25, 2017, WTS-LA welcomed new Port of Long Beach Executive Director Mario Cordero.

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On July 17, 2017, the WTS-LA Mid-Career Leadership Program (MCLP) met for their graduation dinner. Pairing WTS-LA directors-at-large with mid-career professionals seeking advancement, the MCLP looks to nurture and train the senior leaders of tomorrow

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On June 21, 2017 WTS-LA held a panel featuring representatives from CTC, Metro, OCTA, and SCRRA on managing the region's transportation assets.

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On May 25, 2017, WTS-LA continued its mentorship program with a meet-up event.

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On May 24, 2017, author and advice columnist Michelle T. Johnson discussed the lessons from her book, "The Diversity Code" and how to apply them to the workplace.

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On Wednesday May 3, 2017 Metro's Chief Innovation Officer, Joshua Shank, told WTS-LA about about the milestones the Office of Extraordinary Innovation has achieved and what innovation opportunities are on the horizon for Metro.

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On April 27, WTS Los Angeles hosted a lively mixer and raffle for corporate partners and students whose resumes were in our Transportation Resume Book

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On April 5, 2017 WTS-LA learned about the transformation underway at LAX that will modernize the airport, improve safety and security, and create thousands of local jobs.

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The WTS Los Angeles goes on a retreat.

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On February 22, 2017, newly elected Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger discussed women and transportation in Los Angeles County and District 4.

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On January 27, 2017, newly elected Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger shared her goals for transportation in Los Angeles County.

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On November 16, 2016, our transportation leaders and the next generation of transportation professionals were honored.

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On November 16, 2016, our transportation leaders and the next generation of transportation professionals were honored.

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On October 12, 2016, Southern California rail leaders gave an update on the changing the landscape of the region with many rail programs being planned and projects under construction.

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On September 29, 2016, a boat tour of the Port of Los Angeles and Long Beach, featuring the WTS-LA Directors-at-Large and industry leaders, was held. All proceeds went to the 2016 scholarships.

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On September 13, 2016, WTS Los Angeles held a reception for transit leaders discuss their thoughts on transit in the US and the future.

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On August 18, 2016, a panel of leaders from POLA, POLB, and Port Hueneme discussed how they plan to improve their ports through current and future projects.

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On July 16, WTS-LA members participated in a professional development workshop led by business coach Katie Carr of Fehr & Peers and Left Lane Advisors and hosted by USC. Photos © John Livzey.

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On July 15, high school students participating in an International Trade Education Programs initiative met with WTS-LA Adopt-A-School chair Amy Shimshon-Santos and industry professionals at the Port of Los Angeles. Photos © John Livzey.

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On July 15, WTS-LA launched its pilot mentoring program for mid-career women. Directors-at-large on the chapter board - all public sector executives - serve as mentors for this model program. Photos © John Livzey.

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On July 22, members and staff toured the new Gerald Desmond Bridge Replacement Project construction site. Photos by Melanie Nelson of Berg CM.

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On July 13, Los Angeles Metro's newly appointed chief planning officer, Therese McMillan, addressed our SRO crowd. Photos © John Livzey.

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On June 16, a distinguished panel discussed burgeoning plans for streetcars in Los Angeles and Orange County. Photos © John Livzey.

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On May 26, LAWA executives Cynthia Guidry and Ellen Wright briefed a standing room only audience on capital programs. Photos by John Livzey.

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On May 13, members of WTS Los Angeles took a "windshield tour" of Expo Phase 2 with Los Angeles County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl. Photos by John Livzey.

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On April 21, WTS Los Angeles hosted a mixer with a strong turnout for corporate partners and students whose resumes were in our Transportation Resume Book.

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On March 23, METRANS hosted a SRO event in their "Meet the Practitioner" series for USC and CSULB students and industry leaders at USC's Doheny Library; the event was co-sponsored by WTS Los Angeles. Photos © John Livzey.

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On March 23, METRANS hosted a SRO event in their "Meet the Practitioner" series for USC and CSULB students and industry leaders at USC's Doheny Library; it was co-sponsored by WTS Los Angeles. Photos © John Livzey.

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On March 23, METRANS hosted a SRO event in their "Meet the Practitioner" series for USC and CSULB students and industry leaders at USC's Doheny Library; it was co-sponsored by WTS Los Angeles. Photos © John Livzey.

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24 individual industry practitioners and firms sponsored 147 copies of "Boots on the Ground, Flats in the Boardroom" for METRANS-USC-CSULB students. Here, in photos © Lynn Feng, a USC student, are some of the students.

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On March 18, 2016, members of WTS Los Angeles had a chance to interact with Metro Chief Innovation Officer Joshua Schank.

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On February 23, execs from these agencies and Metro Board Member Jackie Dupont-Walker, with Richard Katz moderating, addressed a SRO audience of over 230 people.

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On November 5, 2015, WTS Los Angeles celebrated its 30th anniversary at its annual Scholarship & Awards Dinner. Industry luminaries turned out in force to toast today's and tomorrow's leaders.

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On November 5, 2015, WTS Los Angeles celebrated its 30th anniversary at its annual Scholarship & Awards Dinner. Industry luminaries turned out in force to toast today's and tomorrow's leaders.

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On September 30, 2015, BART GM Grace Crunican and Normandeau Associates Board Member Liz Levin, co-authors of "Boots on the Ground, Flats in the Boardroom: Transportation Women Tell Their Stories," hosted a panel discussion for our chapter.

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On September 21, 2015, WTS Los Angeles welcomed newly appointed Executive Director Deborah Flint, who presides over LA's largest public sector capital development program, at a members only reception. Photos © John Livzey.

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On August 7, 2015, transportation deputies Nicole Englund, Paul Backstrom and Jennifer Brogin told WTS-LA members attending a professional development workshop how policy is made and consensus built. Photos © John Livzey.

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On August 6, 2015, recently appointed Los Angeles Metro CEO Phillip Washington spoke to a packed room of WTS-LA members and supporters, carrying his message of innovation. Photos © John Livzey.

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On July 15, 2015, FAA Division Manager Felicia Boyd coached participants in our Mentorship program on developing personal and professional mission statements. Photos © John Livzey,

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On July 9, 2015, Los Angeles World Airports Deputy Executive Director Roger Johnson describes the $7 billion capital improvement program at LAX. Photos by John Livzey.

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On June 2, 2015, executives from California High-Speed Rail Authority, Metrolink and Los Angeles Metro discussed current passenger rail issues and trends with a standing room only audience of WTSers. Photos by John Livzey.

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Gallery 1 of 2, photos by John Livzey, of our reception for Ms. Flowers at the Jonathan Club.

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Gallery 2 of 2, photos by Melanie Nelson, of our reception for Ms. Flowers at the Jonathan Club.

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On April 29, 2015, executives from the Ports of Long Beach, Los Angeles and Hueneme talked with WTS Los Angeles about their forecasts and capital programs. Photos by John Livzey.

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On March 27, 2015, our Professional Development Committee presented "Leadership at All Levels" featuring Samantha Bricker (Expo), Gwen Williams (LADWP) and Marcy Szarama (Destination Enterprises)

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On March 6, 2015, newly elected County Supervisor and Metro Board Member Hilda Solis is welcomed by WTS Los Angeles, and discusses her philosophy of transportation equity.

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In our 2015 opener, Metro Chief Planning Officer and WTS-LA Director at Large Martha Welborne garnered an audience of 270. Photos by John Livzey.

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On February 6, 2015, the new WTS Los Angeles board met at USC to develop their strategic plan for the coming year. Photos by John Livzey.

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On December 8, the 2014 and 2015 WTS Los Angeles boards feted the season at their festive annual holiday dinner that included a magic show by Calvia Yoshitake. Photos by Melanie Nelson of Berg CM.

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On November 13, 2014, WTS Los Angeles celebrated the contributions of today's industry leaders and supported the academic aspirations of tomorrow's leaders.

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On November 13, 2014, WTS Los Angeles celebrated the contributions of today's industry leaders and supported the academic aspirations of tomorrow's leaders.

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On October 15, 2014, local HS students met with WTS-LA volunteers for a Career Day at Caltrans District 7 headquarters. Photos by John Livzey.

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This is the second group of photos from our Career Day at Caltrans District 7 headquarters on October 17, 2014. Photos by John Livzey.

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On October 15, 2014, WTS Los Angeles welcomed newly appointed LADOT GM Seleta Reynolds with a standing-room-only breakfast reception.

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On October 2, 2014, Volunteer Chair Jeff Markwardt and POLB Director of Planning Eric Shen thanked the many volunteers who make our chapter successful at an event in their honor.

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As part of the WTS Los Angeles 2014 pilot Summer Externship for Educators program, faculty members visited Metro Rail's operating Division 20 rail maintenance facility and control tower.

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On September 3, 2014, our annual "From the Boardroom" program featured commissioners from LAWA, POLB, Metro and CaHSRA, with SBCCOG's Jacki Bacharach moderating.

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On August 14, 2014, WTS-LA welcomed new Port of Long Beach Chief Executive Jon Slangerup on a harbor cruise; photos by Melanie Nelson of Berg CM

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On July 30, WTS Los Angeles launched a pilot externship program in partnership with Expo Construction Authority and Metro; educators from Santa Monica College and Montebello School District participated

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On June 30, 2014, a SRO audience heard moderator Richard Katz and executives from Amtrak, LOSSAN Corridor/OCTA, Los Angeles Metro and Metrolink discuss the challenges of integrating regional services.

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On May 8, Los Angeles World Airports executives Cynthia Guidry and Lisa Trifiletti briefed a SRO WTS Los Angeles crowd.

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On March 17, 2014, a standing-room-only audience helped WTS-LA welcome City Council member and mobility advocate Mike Bonin.

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Commissioners Cindy Miscikowski (POLA), Valeria Velasco (LAWA), and Pam O'Connor (Metro) are hosted by SCAG Deputy Executive Director Sharon Neely on February 22, 2012.

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On August 15, 2013, executives at the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles hosted a harbor tour for WTS-LA members.

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Nationally known photographer John Livzey was present at this reception and - always with a camera - snapped shots that caught his fancy.

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On April 16, 2014, Tim Papandreou, Director of Strategic Planning for San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, was our featured speaker.

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On April 29, Nancy Michali and Esther Margulies of AECOM, along with Eco-Rapid Transit's Lillian Burkenheim, hosted a workshop on transit as a community change agent.

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On June 3, 2014, WTS-LA welcomed Caltrans District 7 Director Carrie Bowen in the beautiful Art Deco Los Angeles City Hall.

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In the year's first mentor-protegee workshop on June 18, we learn about work-life balance from coach Jihyoung "Allison" Kim, PE.

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On December 5, 2013, WTS-LA honored trailblazing Port of Los Angeles Executive Director Dr. Geraldine Knatz.

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On July 31, 2013, we welcomed LA Metro board member Dianne DuBois, Caltrans Chief Deputy Director Norma Ortega, and FTA Deputy Administrator Therese McMillan.

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On April 9, 2014 WTS members welcomed five new Metro senior executives as well as CEO Art Leahy, planning executive Martha Welborne, and numerous other dignitaries including Caltrans District 7 director Carrie Bowen.

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