Our Team

Staff Board of Directors Advisory Council

Transportation Alternatives is run by a professional staff of full-time and part-time employees. Their efforts are multiplied by thousands of active volunteers and six standing activist committees.

Vivian Aliu
Data Services Assistant
Vicky Bisogno
Director of Development
Eric Burghoffer
Events Consultant
Dulcie Canton
Brooklyn Organizer
Jocelyn Carlisle
Digital Production Coordinator
Marco Conner
Co-Deputy Director
Joe Cutrufo
Communications Director
Thomas DeVito
Director of Advocacy
Erwin Figueroa
Senior Organizer
Em Friedenberg
Executive Assistant
Kaylie Gazura
Partnerships & Events Associate
Amril Hamer
Bronx Organizer
Danny Harris
Executive Director
Ashley Kawakami
Communications Associate
Amy Klein
Events & Partnerships Manager
Hsi-Pei Liao
CRM Coordinator
Nathan Lynch
Marketing Coordinator
Donna Matthew
Human Resources Manager
Ellen McDermott
Co-Deputy Director
PJ Mead
Finance Manager
J Oberman
Art Director
Alicia Perre-Dowd
Operations Coordinator
Juan Restrepo
Queens Organizer
Maxwell Robb
Development Operations Coordinator
Jessie Singer
Senior Editor
Justin Strauss
Special Projects Associate
Rose Uscianowski
Staten Island Organizer
Chana Widawski
Families for Safe Streets Organizer
Chelsea Yamada
Manhattan Organizer