YPT Atlanta

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We appreciate every one of our YPT Atlanta members and all who attend our events. In order to continue to provide value to our members, improve our events, and better communicate with you, we ask that you please complete our short Member Survey. We appreciate your time in helping us better serve you!


Check out our Events & Activities page for monthly networking events or technical tours. We strive to provide monthly events that will be of both interest and benefit to our members and friends.  If you have any ideas or feedback that you would like to share, please feel free!

Save the Date! 

  • Wednesday, April 6Join us at 999 Peachtree Street in Midtown to hear Marlo Clowers, Senior Project Manager at the Georgia DOT, discuss the GA-400 at I-285 Interchange construction project​
  • Thursday, April 28(location TBD) We are excited to announce an event with Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport General Manager Miguel Southwell. We hope you can attend to meet Mr. Southwell, learn about his his career path, and hear about the status of the world’s busiest airport!

Wednesday 3/16, 5:30-7:30p, @ Edgewood MARTA Station. Join MARTA’s Director of Transit Oriented Development, Amanda Rhein, and Eric Kronberg of Kronberg Wall Architecture to learn about the development and to tour the site. Edgewood Transit Oriented Development Tour

Suggestions? What would you like to see here? Fill out our survey and let us know!


The YPT Atlanta board of directors were elected in October of 2015 and will serve November 1, 2015 – October 31, 2016.  We have some new members on our board, so please see who’s new. Want to help contribute to YPT, but can’t commit to a board position? Join one of our committees. If you are interested in helping out, please get in touch with us at yptatlanta@gmail.com We are looking forward to connecting with you!

2015-2016 YPT Atlanta Board of Directors:
Chair –  Phillip Cherry, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff
Deputy Chair – Open
Secretary/Vice Chair for Administration – Jeshua Pringle – Georgia Tech
Treasurer/Vice Chair for Finance – Matt Pettit – Citilabs
Vice Chair for Membership – Julia Billings – GDOT
Vice Chair for Programs – Open
Vice Chair for Sponsorship – Open
Vice Chair for Communications and Outreach – Open
Director-at-Large (Five Positions) – Nick Panetta, TSW, Chris Rome, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, Forrest Rose, City of Atlanta – Office of Planning


YPT Atlanta is dedicated to providing opportunities to young professionals in transportation to foster professional development, fellowship, and to provide networking opportunities for young professionals in the transportation field in Atlanta, across the country, and around the world. We seek to build relationships across transportation industries, our allied professions and the region’s transportation students. We accomplish these goals primarily through our events, which we hope you will attend!

Our current board of directors represent a number of different industries and specialties, but we are always looking to expand! If you are a young transportation professional or transportation student in the Atlanta metropolitan area and are interested in joining or helping lead a YPT Atlanta chapter, please contact: yptatlanta@gmail.com

Curious about how YPT Atlanta started or what we’ve done since our inception in 2012, check out our Chapter History page.

Become a YPT member or friend of our chapter today at yptransportation.org/join.


YPT Atlanta serves as a resource for transportation professionals interested in the Atlanta area. To learn more about great opportunities to work in the Atlanta area click here.

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