2021 YPT International Board of Advisors Spotlight: Robert Puentes

Eno Center for Transportation

Bachelor of Science, Political Science and Government  |  Old Dominion University

Master of Urban and Environmental Planning  |  University of Virginia

Years of Professional Experience  |  24

Current City  |  Washington, DC

Hometown  |  Teaneck, NJ

Favorite Mode of Transportation  |  Elevator

Interests & Hobbies  |  Writing fun facts

Please describe your current role within the transportation industry/community.

Non-profit executive

How did you get started in your career and what led you to your current role?

Intended to be a land use lawyer. Worked at law firms until landing at ITS America (when it was IVHS America)

What motivates you as a person and as a professional?

Having an impact

What’s the most challenging part of your job?

Day-to-day organizational management

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