On Tuesday, August 5th, YPT is pleased to welcome American Public Transportation Association (APTA) Vice President-Policy Art Guzzetti as our networking night distinguished guest. Among other things, Mr. Guzzetti, a 35 year professional in public transportation at the local, state, and national levels, is responsible for APTA’s extensive policy development and research agenda. He also promotes policies favorable to public transportation to Congress, the Administration, state and local governments, grassroots and stakeholder organizations, and public policy think tanks.
Prior to coming to APTA in June 1997, Mr. Guzzetti had 16 years of direct experience in management of two of the nation’s leading public transportation systems: New Jersey Transit, and the Port Authority of Allegheny County. He also previously worked at the New Jersey Department of Transportation. Mr. Guzzettti's career has focused on whatever it takes to generate funding support for public transportation, including public policy, government affairs, advocacy at all levels, capital programming, and grants development and management!