CINCINNATI – Cincinnati Metro CEO & General Manager Dwight A. Ferrell was recently elected to the Ohio Public Transit Association’s (OPTA) Board of Directors.
Ferrell will serve as Secretary/Treasurer for the term duration of one year, effective immediately.
The Ohio Public Transit Association is a professional association that provides leadership, resources, support and technical assistance to public and private transit agencies in Ohio. OPTA members daily serve more than 500,000 Ohioans while employing more than 60,000. OPTA’s mission is to act as a unified voice advocating and strengthening the role of public transportation in improving the quality of life for all Ohio citizens.
For more information, visit www.ohiopublictransit.org.
Metro is a non-profit public service of the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority, providing about 17 million rides per year in Greater Cincinnati.
Founded in 1971 on the campus of Howard University in Washington, DC, the Conference Of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO) was created to provide a forum for senior-level minority professionals in the transportation industry.