U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx has announced that
Sarah Feinberg will be joining the U.S.
Department of Transportation as his chief
of staff. WTS International, the association
whose mission is to build the future of
transportation through the global advancement
of women, has historically had great
support from the USDOT for its programs.
According to Secretary Foxx’s announcement, Feinberg served in the Obama Administration as a special assistant to the president and senior advisor to White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel, serving as his liaison to the Obama economic team, the national security team, and the press and communications departments. Most recently, Feinberg managed Facebook’s Washington-based outreach and communications, as well as the company’s political and crisis communications. Prior to that, she served as Director of Communications and Business Strategy at Bloomberg LP, where she managed Bloomberg’s Washington-based communications.
WTS International and WTS Foundation, headquartered in Washington, D.C., seek to attract, retain, and advance women in transportation. WTS Foundation has provided more than $1,000,000 in scholarships to deserving women throughout the transportation industry, supporting the next generation of transportation professionals and advancing the principles of WTS.
For more information, visit www.WTSinternational.org.