Deputy General Manager - Finance and Administration for the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (GCRTA).
As Chief Financial Officer of the GCRTA, her primary role is to manage the financial resources of the organization. She is responsible for the Accounting, Disadvantaged Business Enterprise/Small Business, Fare Collection, Financing, Procurement, Office Administration, Grants Management, Records Management, and Treasury functions of the GCRTA. As a member of the executive management team, Ms. Kirk also participates in the development of strategic plans and goal setting for the transit system.
Ms. Kirk has been a member of the Conference of Minority Transportation Officials for 36 continuous years. On the national level, she has served as the Board Chair, First Vice Chair,
Secretary-Treasurer, Immediate Past National Chair, and Presidents' Council Representative. Locally, she served as the President, First Vice President, Second Vice President, and Treasurer for the Cleveland-Northeast Ohio Chapter.
Ms. Kirk is an active mentor and developer of young transportation professionals. Ms. Kirk is a recipient of the Gerald A. Anderson Sibling Award from the Conference of Minority Transportation Officials.