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Cordell Schachter

Chief Information Officer

Cordell Schachter served as the New York City Department of Transportation’s (NYC DOT) Chief Technology Officer and CIO for over 13 years and served NYC for a total of 26 years in a variety of roles. Cordell also worked in leadership positions at several IT companies...

Shelby Scales

Director, Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU)

Shelby Scales serves as Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) Director. Scales has served in many leadership roles focused on small business development and diversity, equity and inclusion....

Lynda Tran

Director of Public Engagement and Senior Advisor

Lynda Tran serves as Director of Public Engagement and Senior Advisor to the Secretary. A longtime organizer and communicator with over two decades experience in policy, advocacy, and campaigns, Lynda returns to DOT after co-founding 270...

Maurice A. Henderson II

Senior Advisor

Maurice A. Henderson II serves as Senior Advisor in the Office of the Secretary. Henderson has served in leadership roles both domestically and internationally in the public and private sectors as well as on a number of political and advocacy campaigns. Most recently, Henderson...

Andrew Wishnia

Deputy Assistant Secretary for Climate Policy

Andrew Wishnia serves as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Climate Policy in the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Transportation Policy in the U.S. Department of Transportation.  Wishnia previously served at the U.S. Senate Committee on...

Victoria B. Wassmer

Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance & Budget 

Victoria has established and led high-profile organizations and programs in both the public sector and private industry for over 25 years. She is joining the Department of Transportation (DOT) from Ernst & Young, where she served...