Trailblazer Tuesday with Jennifer Homendy

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Tuesday, March 26, 2024

12:00-12:30p.m. (PT) | Link to register

In honor of Women’s History Month, the Mineta Transportation Institute is hosting a series of virtual fireside chats with a diverse panel of women transportation leaders at the apex of success in academia, public and private industries, and the nonprofit sector. Explore compelling personal narratives and leadership journeys and gain valuable insights into how these leaders balance assertiveness with emotional intelligence, overcoming stereotypes and dispelling misconceptions about perceived weakness. Discover invaluable insights as we dive into the profound impact of reshaping perspectives and championing women in the transportation industry and beyond.

Featured Guest: The Honorable Jennifer Homendy, Chair, National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB)

Moderator: Karen Philbrick, PhD, Executive Director, Mineta Transportation Institute (MTI)

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About The Honorable Jennifer Homendy 

Jennifer Homendy [Pronounced: HAH-mendy] was sworn in as the 15th Chair of the National Transportation Safety Board in August 2021 after being nominated by the President and unanimously confirmed by the U.S. Senate. Chair Homendy has served as the agency’s 44th Board Member since 2018. A tireless safety advocate, Chair Homendy has spent over two decades supporting the critical safety mission of the NTSB, the independent federal agency that investigates crashes in all modes of transportation, determines the probable causes, and issues recommendations to improve transportation safety.

Jennifer Homendy & Karen Philbrick, PhD

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