Foundation Leadership

The APTF Board of Directors consists of twenty-five members. The officers of the Foundation are the Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary-Treasurer, and President & CEO. The Chair, Vice-Chair, and board members are approved by a vote of the APTA Board of Directors or its Executive Committee upon the recommendation of the Chair of the Board of APTA. The Secretary-Treasurer shall be the individual holding the office of Secretary-Treasurer of APTA. The President shall be the individual holding the office of President & CEO of APTA. The four immediate Past Chairs of APTA shall always be voting APTF Directors, and are included in the total of twenty-five AFTF Directors. The Board will have at least one regular meeting each year.

Board Officers

Jannet Walker Ford, ​Chair, Vice President & General Manager, Eastern Region, Americas, Cubic Transportation Systems, Inc.

Katharine Eagan Kelleman, Vice Chair, Chief Executive Officer, Port Authority of Allegheny County

Freddie C. Fuller, II, Secretary/Treasurer, APTA, Vice President, Electronic Payment Systems, Jacobs

Paul P. Skoutelas, President and CEO, APTA

Board of Directors

Shalonda Baldwin, Deputy Executive Officer, Project Management, Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority

Paul J. Ballard, President/CEO, Fort Worth Transportation Authority (FWTA) (retired)

Aida Berry, Senior Manager, Civil Rights Programs (Title VI), Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority

Margareth C. Bonds​, President, A. Bonds & Associates

Dominic A. DiBrito, President, LTK Engineering Services

Nathaniel P. Ford Sr., Chief Executive Officer, Jacksonville Transportation Authority​

Kim R. Green, Executive Director of Business Development​, Genfare

Huelon A. Harrison, Principal, Legacy Resource Group

Fran Hooper, Principal, Fran Hooper Consulting, LLC

Aurora Jackson, General Manager, Lane Transit District

Michael D. Jones, Assistant General Manager, Human Resources, San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District (BART)​

Salvador Llamas, Chief Operating Officer, AC Transit (Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District)

Valarie J. McCall, Member – Board of Trustees, Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority

Hugh A. Mose, P.E., Transit Industry Liaison, Avail Technologies, Inc.

Jesse D. Oliver, Esq., Deputy Executive Director, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (Retired)

Raquel Olivier, President, Olivier Incorporated

Anne Louise Rice, Director – Grants, Southern California Regional Rail Authority

Ferdinand L. Risco, Jr., Executive Director, Transit Authority of River City (TARC)

Michael J. Scanlon, Ecolane

Bonnie D. Shepherd, Jensen Hughes

Jeffrey Wharton, Director, Alternative Delivery Service, SYSTRA Engineering, Inc.

Alan C. Wulkan, President, The Wulkan Group

Emeritus Board of Directors

John S. Andrews, Regional Sales Manager, New Flyer of America

Reba Malone, Consultant, Reba Malone and Associates

William W. Millar, Principal, William Millar

Robert H. Prince, Jr., Principal, Footprince

Richard J. Simonetta, Business Development, Rail & Transit, The Burns Group