COMTO 2016 Board of Directors


Founded in 1971, the Conference of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO) was created to provide a forum for minority professionals in the transportation industry.

COMTO's mission is to ensure opportunities and maximum participation in the transportation industry for minority individuals, businesses, and communities of color, through advocacy, information sharing, training, education, and professional development. 

The organization membership includes individuals, groups, transportation agencies, private sector corporations, non-profit organizations, and Historically Underutilized Businesses (HUBs).  


COMTO provides opportunities in the transportation industry for minority participation and advancement, through advocacy, training, and professional development. 


COMTO will serve as an advocate for minority inclusion in all aspects of the transportation industry.


  1. Transportation Advocacy
  2.  Training and Development
  3. Growth and Retention
  4. Diversity and Inclusion 

Click here for the 2016-2020 Strategic Plan. 


COMTO members include individuals, transportation agencies, academic institutions, industry non-profits, and Historically Underutilized Businesses (HUBs) across the United States, representing industry professionals at all levels within all modes of the transportation industry. Click here to learn more about membership, or contact us. 


The Conference of Minority Transportation Officials, a non-profit membership association, is governed by a Board of Directors. Headquartered in Washington, DC and overseen by a President & CEO, COMTO has members across the United States, with 30+ active chapters lead by a Council of Presidents