The Transportation Corridor Agencies recently named Neil Peterson the new CEO as of June 3. A transportation industry veteran, Mr. Peterson succeeds Tom Margro, who retired last year. TCA's Chief Communications Officer Lisa Telles has been acting CEO since Mr. Margro's retirement and will resume her role as CCO on June 3.
Mr. Peterson has a long history in the industry and joins TCA from CH2M Hill where he was a senior transportation strategy consultant. Prior to that, he worked at Booz, Allen & Hamilton and served as executive director of the Los Angeles County Transportation Commission and chief executive of public transportation systems in Seattle and Oakland.
Mr. Peterson is also the founder of the non-profit Edge Foundation and was the founding CEO of the car-sharing company Flexcar, now named Zipcar.
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