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THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2022
Arkansas Transportation Outlook: Using 2020 Census Data for Transportation Planning
Metroplan and ARDOT will be joining forces as Jonathan Lupton, Director of Publications at Metroplan, along with Casey Covington, Metroplan Deputy Director/CARTS Study Director, and Sunny Farmahan, Arkansas Department of Transportation Senior Transportation Planner, will host a discussion illustrating the impact that captured census data makes on transportation improvements.
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2020
Driving the Future: A conversation with the women leading Arkansas and Mississippi’s DOT
WTS Arkansas and WTS Mississippi are thrilled to come together to host a conversation with the two remarkable women currently leading Arkansas and Mississippi’s DOT. Join us as we sit down with Lorie Tudor, Director of the Arkansas Department of Transportation and Melinda McGrath, Director of the Mississippi Department of Transportation to discuss their journeys to the top of the field and the important issues facing the transportation industry today. Moderated by Jerry Holder, Garver’s Director of Transportation, this conversation between industry leaders will walk through the most pressing DOT needs in the region, how COVID-19 has affected the industry, and what excites them about the future of transportation.
WTS is an international organization dedicated to building the future of transportation through the global advancement of women. With over 6,500 members, including both women and men, WTS is turning the glass ceiling into a career portal through its professional programs, networking opportunities, and unparalleled access to industry and government leaders.