Professional Women in Construction Hosts Leaders

Tue July 17, 2012 - Northeast Edition

Joan McDonald is a guest speaker at the PWC event.
Joan McDonald is a guest speaker at the PWC event.

On July 25, Professional Women in Construction (PWC), will present its annual Transportation Forum, a regional update wherein the NY-NJ metropolitan area’s transportation chiefs — leaders from the Port Authority, NJ Transit, NYSDOT and the MTA — will outline plans and work opportunities to meet the region’s growing transit needs. The breakfast forum will take place from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at the General Society of Mechanics & Tradesmen, 20 West 44th St. in New York City.

Guest speakers will be: Patrick J. Foye, executive director, Port Authority of NY and NJ; Joan McDonald, commissioner, NY State Department of Transportation; Nuria I. Fernandez, chief operating officer, Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA); and James Weinstein, executive director, NJ Transit. William Fife, principal, The Fife Group, will reprise his role as moderator.

Event sponsors include: AECOM; PMA Consultants; VRH Construction Corp.; and A. Esteban & Co.

Tickets are $80 for members; $90 for nonmembers. All tickets at the door, $95.

For more information, call 212/486-7745 or visit