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Government Officials at the US Department of Transportation

Key U.S. Department of Transportation Government Officials

Pete Buttigieg

Secretary Pete Buttigieg - Secretary of Transportation 

Pete Buttigieg was sworn in as the 19th Secretary of Transportation on February 3, 2021.

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Polly Trottenberg - Deputy Secretary  

Polly Trottenberg is Deputy Secretary at the US Department of Transportation.

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Laura Schiller - Chief of Staff


Carlos Monje

Carlos Monje – Under Secretary of Transportation for Policy

Carlos Monje serves as Under Secretary of Transportation for Policy.

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Maurice A. Henderson II

Maurice A. Henderson II - Senior Advisor

Maurice A. Henderson II serves as Senior Advisor in the Office of the Secretary.

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Lynda Tran - Director of Public Engagement and Senior Advisor

Lynda Tran serves as Director of Public Engagement and Senior Advisor to the Secretary.

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U.S. Department of Transportation Operating Administration Officials

Steve Dickson - Administrator, Federal Aviation Administration

Steve Dickson - Administrator

Federal Aviation Administration
Steve Dickson is the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration.
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Stephanie Pollack

Stephanie Pollack – Acting Administrator

Federal Highway Administration
Stephanie Pollack is the Acting Administrator of the Federal Highway Administration.
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Meera Joshi

Meera Joshi – Deputy Administrator

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
Meera Joshi is the Deputy Administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration.
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Amit Bose

Amit Bose – Deputy Administrator

Federal Railroad Administration
Amit Bose is the Deputy Administrator of the Federal Railroad Administration.
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Nuria Fernandez

Nuria Fernandez – Administrator

Federal Transit Administration
Nuria Fernandez is the Administrator of the Federal Transit Administration.
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Lucinda Lessley

Lucinda Lessley – Acting Administrator

Maritime Administration
Lucinda Lessley is the Acting Administrator of the Maritime Administration.
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Tristan Brown

Tristan Brown - Acting Administrator

Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
Tristan Brown serves as the Acting Administrator of the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration. 
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Steven Cliff

Dr. Steven Cliff - Acting Administrator

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Dr. Steven Cliff serves as the Acting Administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
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Craig H. Middlebrook - Deputy Administrator, Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation

Craig H. Middlebrook - Deputy Administrator 
Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation

Craig Middlebrook is the Deputy Administrator of the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation

 

Eric J. Soskin - Inspector General
Office of Inspector General 

Eric J. Soskin is the Inspector General for the Office of Inspector General.


 

Office of the Secretary Officials

 
Victoria Wassmer

Victoria B. Wassmer - Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance & Budget

Victoria Wassmer is the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance & Budget.

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Cordell Schachter - Chief Information Officer

Cordell Schachter is the Chief Information Officer.

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John Putnam

John Putnam - Deputy General Counsel

John Putnam is the Deputy General Counsel.

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Irene Marion

Irene Marion - Director, Departmental Office of Civil Rights

Irene Marion is the Director of the Departmental Office of Civil Rights.

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Senior Advisor, Office of Drug and Alcohol Policy and Compliance (Vacant)


Shelby M. Scales

Shelby Scales - Director of the Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU)

Shelby M. Scales serves as the Director of the Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU).

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Richard 'Rich' M. Chávez - Director, Office of Intelligence, Security and Emergency Response

Richard “Rich” M. Chávez - Director, Office of Intelligence, Security and Emergency Response

Rich Chávez serves as the Director of the Office of Intelligence, Security and Emergency Response.

Dani Simons

Dani Simons - Director of Public Affairs

Dani Simons is the Assistant to the Secretary and Director of Public Affairs.

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Christopher Coes

Christopher Coes - Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Transportation Policy

Christopher Coes is the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Transportation Policy.

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Robert Hampshire

Robert Hampshire - Deputy Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology

Robert Hampshire is the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology.

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Carol A. (Annie) Petsonk

Carol A. (Annie) Petsonk - Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Aviation and International Affairs, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Aviation and International Affairs

Annie Petsonk is the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Aviation and International Affairs.

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Mohsin Syed

Mohsin Syed - Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Governmental Affairs

Mohsin Syed serves as the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Governmental Affairs.

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Philip McNamara

Philip A. McNamara - Assistant Secretary for Administration

Philip A. McNamara serves as the Assistant Secretary for Administration.

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Last updated: Tuesday, October 12, 2021