The National Board of Directors is based in Washington, DC and elected each November to provide guidance and leadership for the nationwide organization as a whole.
Katherine Kortum, YPT Chair
Transportation Research Board
Candace Brakewood, Deputy Chair
Boris Lipkin, Vice Chair for Administration – Secretary
Melissa Chow , Vice Chair for Communication
Andy House, Vice Chair for Finance – Treasurer
Stephanie Dock, Vice Chair for Membership
Brittney Kohler, Vice Chair for Programs
Nikola Ivanov, Director at Large – Chapter Development
University of Maryland
Emma Chapman, Director at Large – Sponsorship
In addition, each individual chapter elects a local Board of Directors to provide local leadership.
YPT’s Board of Advisors are preeminent public and private sector leaders in transportation with a wide range of exemplarily experience in the field. We are grateful for their participation and willingness to assist the development of a new generation of transportation professionals.